New Details Emerge On Hatcliffe Woman Assaulted for “Dating A Married Man”
An 18-year-old woman named Mitchel Kariwo who was part of the gang that viciously attacked another woman for dating a married man has been arrested.
The disturbing incident was captured in a video that has since gone viral on social media. The footage shows the assailants brutally beating the victim while she writhes on the ground.
They also stripped her naked and continued to assault her with their fists. The victim suffered injuries as a result of the attack and has been admitted to Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals, where she is currently receiving medical treatment.
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The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has confirmed the incident and is actively investigating the case. Mitchel Kariwo has been taken into custody in connection with the assault.
However, the police are still seeking the arrest of the other four alleged assailants: Zeripah Kanduza, Natasha Kanduza, Fortunate Tembo, and a suspect known only as Olleen.
In an official statement, the ZRP expressed their concern over the video circulating on social media, emphasizing their commitment to addressing the issue.
They have refuted rumors circulating on social media regarding the victim’s death and have appealed to the public for any information that may help in apprehending the remaining suspects.
The ZRP has taken note of a video circulating on social media involving a female victim who was being assaulted by five female suspects after being accused of having an affair with a married man in Hatcliffe Extension, Harare.
The case is now under investigation and the police have since arrested Mitchel Kariwo (18) in connection with this case. The victim sustained some injuries as a result of the assault and she was referred to Parirenyatwa Group of Hospital where she is receiving treatment.
ZRP refutes news circulating on social media on the death of the victim. Meanwhile, ZRP is appealing for information which may lead to the arrest of Zeripah Kanduza, Natasha Kanduza, Fortunate Tembo and another suspect only identified as Olleen who are being sought in connection with this case. Anyone with information to report at any nearest Police Station.