Two minors found dead in suspected ritual murder in Mutasa district

By Fungai Jachi

Two seven-year old minors from Kanganya village in Manicaland province have been found dead with their bodies hidden in an abandoned latrine in a suspected case of ritual murder.

Melissa and Delaney Benza’s bodies were hidden in an unused toilet at an abandoned homestead in Kanganya Village under Chief Mutasa.

The bodies were found on Wednesday after the minors went missing on Tuesday after school.

They had identical deep cuts on the left side of their necks.

Police confirmed the incident saying investigations are underway.