POLICE in Southlea Park, Harare, are appealing for information which may lead to the arrest of a male suspect only identified as Arnold who is wanted in connection with the murder of Stanford Matongo (35) at Hopley Shopping Centre on Saturday.
Arnold allegedly stabbed the victim once on the ribs with a sharp object after an argument over an undisclosed issue during a beer drinking spree.
In another case, Police in Borrowdale have arrested Nomore Chirembwe (26), Steven Mutasa (21) and Tafadzwa Kapeta (32) over a killing in Hatcliffe Extension, Harare last Friday in which Devoted Chimufombo (23) died.
The suspects accused Mr Chimufombo of provoking them during a beer drinking spree at a night club before assaulting the victim indiscriminately. They later stabbed the victim once on the left back knee with a knife and fled. The victim succumbed to the injuries he sustained.
Police are appealing for information which may lead to the arrest of the fourth suspect only identified as Dee, who is being sought in connection with this case. Anyone with information about his whereabouts should contact any nearest police station.
Elsewhere, police in Kariba have arrested Chipengo Mpande (22) in connection with a murder last Thursday in which Fragment Chari (26) died. The suspect accused the victim of having an affair with his estranged wife before stabbing him once on the left side of the stomach with an okapi knife.
The victim was rushed to Kariba District Hospital where he died on admission.