Parents besieged Holy Rosary High School in Mvurwi yesterday after twenty school girl were possessed by evil spirits in a suspected case of satanism.
The school authorities had to lock the gates to avoid furious parents from storming the school and the police intervened to calm the situation.
Mashonaland Central Province Deputy Police Spokesperson Sergeant Major Samuel Chikasha confirmed the case.
Witnesses told this publication that a form three girl gave chocolates to her colleagues there by exposing them to satanism.
“A form three girl (name supplied) who was transferred from St Philips Magwenya on satanism allegations came to Holy Rosary and gave other school girls chocolates thereby introducing them to satanism so yesterday 20 girls were possessed forcing school business to come to an end prematurely,” the source said.
This incident comes two months after a similar case happened at another Catholic School St Alberts in Mashonaland Central.