28-year-old Mashava sex worker recently appeared before Masvingo provincial
magistrate Langton Ndokera after she was dragged to court by a Delta Beverages supervisor
for seizing his cell phone and two-plate stove after he allegedly failed to pay
for the night they had spent together.
Buruvuru popularly known in her circles as Lynn, pleaded guilty to unauthorised
borrowing or use of property when she unlawfully took a two plate stove Chinese
model and Cell C Android cell phone that belonged to Andrew Kutekwa.
was warned by the magistrate against unlawfully taking other people’s property
and was let go as the magistrate considered that she had two little children to
take care of.
was the State’s case that on July 30, at around 02:00hrs at Liquids Bar, Kutekwa
approached Buruvuru who was standing at a corner near Club Lagoon and asked to
take her to his place in Rhodene.
around 06:00 hrs in the morning, Buruvuru rose and demanded her payment but Kutekwa
told her he did not have cash handy and asked her to wait until she could go to
the bank and withdraw some money.
would, however, have none of it and she seized a two-plate stove and a black
Cell C Android cell phone from Kutekwa’s house, telling him he could follow her
and get his property back when he settled the debt.
days passed Kutekwa met again with Buruvuru at Liquids Bar on November 1, and
the police were alerted leading to the arrest of Buruvuru.
November 5, the two plate stove was recovered.