Crime & Courts

Vendors Fight Over Deb: Lands One In Court For Attempted Murder

Harare Vendors

By Staff Reporter

Domboshava woman, Demetria Musuka (33) today appeared before Harare magistrate Denis Mangosi facing charges of attempted murder.

Musuka, a vendor in Harare assaulted Grace Chakawa over money which she owed which was said to be due for payment.

Circumstances are that on May 3, 2021, along Robert Mugabe road in Harare, Musuka, approached the complainant, Chakawa and asked about the money to which Chikawa’s mother owed her.

It is said Chikawa told the accused person she did not have her money and that she should approach the person she lent the money to.

However, this did not go down well with Musuka who took an empty soft drink glass bottle and hit Chikawa on the forehead five times.

The court heard Chikawa sustained injuries on her forehead .

Upon realizing the damage she had caused, Musuka handed herself to the police leading to her arrest.


Robert Tapfumaneyi


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