BUHERA - A man from Mushinya Village under Chief Nyashanu in Buhera assaulted his wife and daughter accusing them for failing to feed his dogs.
Jossom Oria Mashinya (63) who is alleged to have been drunk when he committed the offence appeared before Murambinda Magistrate Dennis Mangosi facing three counts of domestic violence.
The court heard that on February 3, 2017 and at around 9pm Mashinya assaulted his daughter Lilian Mashinya (26) with a fan belt on her right arm. He arrived home from Gaza Business Center and started insulting his daughter for not feeding the dogs.
He then assaulted his wife Felistas Madawo with a mattock handle on her right hand side and she sustained injuries. He assaulted the wife again on February 5, at around 7pm with a wooden chair accusing her of putting poison in his food.
The matter was reported at the Murambinda Police Station.