Zimbabwe Broadcasting Company (ZBC) news anchor and radio presenter Buttler Nhepure appeared in court on allegations for fleeing an accident scene after he allegedly hit Gerald Gumbo with his vehicle on 23 October last year when he was driving along Hurworths Road due South.
Nhepure is facing two charges of failing to stop after an accident as well as negligent driving. He is out of custody on $50 bail. Nhepure arrived at the intersection of Hurworths and Enterprise road he started reversing his vehicle then hit Gumbo on his right hip. Gumbo fell down but upon realising that he hit a pedestrian Nhepure sped away from the scene but Gumbo managed to get Nhepure’s vehicle registration number as well as its colour. The case was then reported to the police and Nhepure was arrested after the police checked with the Central Vehicle Registry.