Form Two Student Violent Attack Leaves Classmate Gravely Injured in Broom Argument
Form Two student stands accused of brutally assaulting another student, leaving him gravely injured during a heated argument over a broom. The disturbing incident unfolded at a high school in Mzilikazi, Bulawayo. ZRP police have launched an investigation into the incident.
Brutal Attack Over a Broom
According to the official statement shared on the Police’s X page, a 15-year-old boy is facing charges of attempted murder after assaulting a 16-year-old Form Two student. The attacker reportedly struck the victim on the head with a brick before stabbing him in the chest with a pair of scissors. The motive for the violent altercation was the alleged unauthorized use of a broom.
“A Form Two student (15) hit another Form Two student (16) with a brick on the head before stabbing him with a pair of scissors on the chest after an argument. The suspect had accused the victim of taking a broom without permission,” posted the Police. “Police in Bulawayo are investigating a case of attempted murder, which occurred at a high school in Mzilikazi.”
Another Story: The Tragic Drowning Incident Claims Lives of Students
Two students tragically lost their lives while swimming in the Hunyani River near Manyame Park in Chitungwiza. The victims, a Grade 5 and a Form 3 student, were accompanied by another student who was fortunate enough to be rescued by a woman doing her laundry on the riverbank.
Authorities Urge Caution and Awareness
Harare deputy police spokesperson, Inspector Webster Dzvova, offered condolences and reminded parents to educate kids about river dangers. Deceased students’ bodies sent for post-mortem at Chitungwiza Central Hospital Mortuary.
Mysterious Beliefs and Previous Incidents
Speculation grows after drownings, as locals link tragic events to mermaids in Hunyani River. A resident confirms second incident of child drownings and mysterious disappearance of a woman performing rituals.
Reports of student-on-student abuse are on a rise as highlighted by a similar incident recently reported by H-Metro. As investigations continue, authorities and community members are grappling with the devastating loss and seeking ways to prevent similar incidents in the future.