Urban Groover Mandebvu’s Trial Date Set

The date for the trial of urban groover Taurai Mandebvu who is charged with fatally assaulting a robber ha sbeen set.

Mandebvu who is jointly charged with is father and brother, will appear before the High Court on 24 June.

Mandebvu and his accomplices are said to have cornered the now-deceased robber and then assaulted him with hose pipes, electric cords and golf clubs. Two accomplices escaped.

The robber sustained fatal injuries.

The story sparked widespread opinion with some backing Mandebvu on the self-defence front while others said excessive force was used.

Source: The Herald (Zimbabwe)