A Zimbabwean man known as Knowledge Mabikaman has been arrested for throwing his wife out of a moving car after she caught him cheating with another woman.
According to Zimnews, the 43-year-old man was said to have been riding with a mistress in his car when his wife saw them, he allegedly sped off while she clung onto the bonnet.
Source reportedly said that Mabikaman kept swerving until his wife, Perpetual, fell off.
Mabika was charged with attempted murder at the court and thereafter remanded in police custody till October 31 and advised to apply for bail at the High Court.
In a statement, Mabika denied the charge saying he drove off to avoid conflict between his wife and the other woman.
The Prosecuting counsel, Ms Margret Takawira said Ms Madzimure fell off the car after one of the wipers she was holding onto broke.
Takawira said, “On September 27 at around 5pm, the complainant went to her matrimonial home to solve a problem between her and her husband. She found the accused with a girlfriend in the car and tried to open the door but it was locked,” she said.
“The accused initially drove slowly to get away from the complainant. The complainant held on to the front wipers and climbed onto the bonnet. The accused swerved, trying to make the complainant fall off.”
She said one of the wipers broke when they reached Birkenhead Drive and Tshabalala Extension suburb and
Ms Madzimure fell off the car. Mabika drove away.
The prosecutor said Ms Madzimure sustained leg injuries and a medical report could be produced as evidence.