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Woman kills man for cutting down tree and eats his brain

By Mason White 4:24 PM March 9, 2015
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By: Wayne Morin
A woman was arrested on charges of murder after allegedly killing a man who was cutting down a tree, police in Zimbabwe said.

Gutu Police said that they arrested Esther Katandwa, after being accused of killing Simon Muzenda for cutting down a tree.

According to the police investigation, the woman killed him with an ax around 10:00 a.m., before eating his brain in front of passersby.

Witnesses at the scene said that they stood by helplessly as the angry woman attacked Muzenda. Katandwa acted like she was possessed when one passerby tried to stop her.

She took the ax and went after him.

Police officers who arrived at the scene, arrested Katandwa, who told them that she wants to finish her meal before being taken to jail.