Wedding Guest Shot Dead

Crimes and Courts

A Christmas day wedding in Madlambuzi in Plumtree’s village 4, Senganyondo, under Chief Mpini degenerated into chaos after one of the guests shot and killed another guest.


It is alleged that one Vusumuzi Maphosa had a misunderstanding with one Ndumiso Sibanda over an undisclosed matter.

Maphosa is said to have gone to his young brother’s car to take the pellet gun which he used to shoot Sibanda on the left side of his chest, Cite reported quoting Matabeleland South Police. An unnamed police official is cited as saying:

The two were attending a wedding ceremony and had a misunderstanding over a disclosed issue.

Sibanda was taken to Plumtree District hospital where he died on arrival.

The suspect, Maphosa, is said to be on the run. 

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