Horror as man stabs girlfriend to death after an argument at bar


POLICE have launched a manhunt for a Bulawayo man who allegedly killed his girlfriend after an argument at a bar.

Confirming the incident, police spokesperson Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi, identified the suspect as Thulani Lunga, while the victim is Silungile Tshalibe (44).

“The Zimbabwe Republic Police is appealing for information which may lead to the arrest of a suspect, Thulani Lunga,” he said .

“The suspect is wanted in connection with the callous killing of his girlfriend, Silungile Tshalibe (44) of Pumula South, Bulawayo.

“The two were drinking beer at Mutamba Sports Bar on the 11th of June 2022 when they had an argument and went out of the bar.

“They went to a certain house where a witness tried to resolve the dispute, without success.”

Ass-Comm Nyathi said the suspect was later seen leaving the scene while holding a kitchen knife, with the victim’s body lying in a pool of blood.

“Members of the public with information on the whereabouts of Thulani Lunga should feel free to contact Police on telephone numbers 0242 748836 – Harare or 0292 885479 – Bulawayo or the National Complaints Desk on 0242 703631 and WhatsApp 0712800197.”

He said police were concerned with murder cases which are arising out of lovers’ differences.

“The police reiterate that no one has a right to take away someone’s life no matter the circumstances, every person’s life is sacrosanct and should be respected,” he said.

— HMetro

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