ZIMBABWE – A Chitungwiza man stabbed with a knife the man who was having an affair with his girlfriend.
Francis Mambara pleaded not guilty to assault charges for attacking a man whom he was being cheated with by his girlfriend.
The trial of the matter commences in court today.
It is the State’s case that on October 29 at around 8:20 pm, Francis went to the complainant’s place of residence and asked him why he was having an affair with his girlfriend.
The complainant told Francis that he was not aware that the woman had another boyfriend as he assumed that he was actually the official boyfriend.
The court heard that Francis went on to assault the complainant using his hands and finally stabbed him with a knife on the right hand.
A medical affidavit was produced in court as part of the evidence.