A Mvurwi man was arraigned before a magistrate after he assaulted his Chinese employee due to non-payment of wages amounting to $2 000.
Tinei Chilembwe (21), of Impinge 2 Mine, Mvurwi, pleaded guilty to assault charges when he appeared before Guruve magistrate Artwell Sanyatwe on Tuesday.
Chilembwe was fined $100 on his own plea of guilty to the charges.
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The court was told that on 24 September this year, Chilembwe stormed his employer, Li Rui Hebei’s office and used catapult, bolt and nuts to attack the Chinese national following a misunderstanding.
The victim was rushed to Mvurwi District Hospital, where he was treated and discharged.