Trio up for murder following beer brawl

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ZTN Correspondent

Three men from Makonde, a district in Zimbabwe’s Mashonaland West province, have been arrested for allegedly murdering a fellow imbiber after accusing him of stealing.

The Zimbabwe Republic Police tweeted on Saturday: “Three men have been nabbed in Makonde after fatally assaulting a fellow villager during a beer binge on Wednesday.

“The victim was beaten with clenched hands several times all over the body subsequent to accusations of theft.”

The police added, “Following the assault, the victim was taken to a local clinic where he died upon admission.“