Man murdered, body hanged in bush to appear as suicide


A tragic murder investigation is underway in rural Zimbabwe. According to police, the body of 40-year-old Godfrey Marambire was discovered on Monday hanging from a tree in a secluded, bushy area near his village in Mwenezi.

National police spokesperson Paul Nyathi described the disturbing scene: “Police in Mwenezi are investigating a suspected murder case in which Godfrey Marambire aged 40 was found dead in a bushy area near Zhanje area, Chirimigwa, Neshuro on September 25, 2023.

“The victim was found with injuries all over the body and was hanging from a Mopani tree with a blood stained rope,”.

It’s believed Marambire was killed by unknown attackers before his body was then hanged to appear as suicide.

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