A HARARE man spent the long weekend behind bars after he allegedly assaulted his wife on suspicion of infidelity.
Tatenda Susupenzi (28) was not asked to plead when he appeared before Harare magistrate Yeukai Dzuda.
Susupenzi is facing aggravated indecent assault and physical abuse charges.
Allegations are that on April 29, at around 6pm, Susupenzi and his wife met on their way home from work.
They proceeded home together.
Upon arrival, Susupenzi allegedly forced his wife to lie on the bed, stating that he wanted to check if she had indulged in any se_xual activity with another man.
He claimed he was suspecting she was having extra marital affairs.
He allegedly removed her under garments without her consent.
He then claimed she smelt like someone that had indulged in some se_xual activity and he assaulted her.
Susupenzi’s wife sustained injuries on her face.