By Sukuoluhle Ndlovu
Masvingo – A boy from Zengeya Primary School killed his colleague accusing him of leaving him behind enroute to school in the morning.
The incident which took place yesterday afternoon was confirmed by Masvingo Police spokesperson, Inspector Charity Mazula.
The juvenile went to the deceased classroom in the company of the deceased’s nephew. He entered into the classroom and asked him why he had left him home in the morning. He went onto bash him on the head using a wooden bar till he was unconscious.
He sustained a deep cut and lost a lot of blood.
Patson Tanyara aged 34 who works at Zengeya Primary rushed the boy to Silveria Mission accompanied by a fellow teacher.
Around 5pm same day he was transferred to Masvingo General Hospital and he died the following day.
Inspector Mazula said the matter will be proceeding to the courts.