Domestic Horror: Bulawayo Stepmother on the Run After Killing Stepdaughter
Police in Bulawayo are searching for Priscilla Muchape(stepmother), a woman accused of killing her stepdaughter in May. The incident occurred when Muchape woke her two stepdaughters to go to the toilet.
Assault and Injuries
The deceased refused to wake up, which angered Muchape, who then assaulted her with open hands, kicked her stomach, and pushed her against the wall. The girl screamed once before collapsing, sustaining head injuries that led to her death. “Circumstances are that on the 26th of May 2023 the now deceased and her elder sister an 8-year-old were awakened by their step mother Pricilla Muchape during the night to go to the toilet. The now deceased collapsed after screaming once. She sustained head injuries which led to her death. The body of the now deceased had multiply injuries, a fresh cut on the left ear, legs, feet and a swollen head”, stated Inspector Abednico Ncube.
Manhunt and Appeal for Information
The accused person disappeared soon after committing the offense, and her whereabouts are currently unknown. Police are appealing for information that may assist in the location of Priscilla Muchape.
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Harassment and Insults
The tenant has been accused of taunting, insulting, and using obscene language towards the woman, causing her immense emotional distress.
After repeated incidents, the woman applied for a peace order against her tenant, stating that her behavior has affected her daily life.
The incidents highlight the need for greater awareness and action against domestic abuse and discrimination.