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November 15, 2018 7:19 AM Butchery manager lucky to be alive as armed robber strikes

A manager at a local butchery is lucky to be alive after an armed robber allegedly jumped into his car in the city centre and forced him to drive to Montrose suburb before robbing him of $7 000. The robber who was armed with a knife, allegedly jumped into Mr Sifiso Malinga’s vehicle while it was in motion along Herbert Chitepo Street between 11th Avenue 16

October 10, 2018 10:11 AM Woman ordered to reveal PIN code at gunpoint

Three men allegedly held a knife to a two-year-old baby’s throat while pointing a gun at her mother to force the woman to give them her PIN code to her bank card after robbing her in Victoria Falls. The trio got away with $50, a Samsung phone and the bank card which they used to buy cigarettes worth $370, police confirmed. The Chronicle spoke to a shell 20

October 1, 2018 2:22 PM Nowhere to hide for Mujuru robber

A suspected armed robber who has been on the run since January after reportedly hijacking the daughter of National People’s Party (NPP) leader Joice Mujuru appeared in court on Saturday. Tatenda Answerlin Tsvuura appeared before Harare magistrate Learnmore Mapiye, charged with car theft. He was remanded in custody to October 11 and advised to apply for bail at the High Court 11

August 29, 2018 2:44 PM Robbers get off with $2 Million

An armed robber who was part of a gang that stole from PHI Commodities and went away with nearly $2 million in cash was yesterday hauled before the courts. Edison Nyamuchengwa, 38 who was remanded to September 13 for trial was advised to apply for bail at the High Court. Prosecutor Sebastian Mutizirwa alleged that on April 2 around midnight Nyamuchengwa 33

July 13, 2018 2:21 AM Bus driver thwarts $10 000 robbery

A Brave City Link bus driver yesterday saved the day when he grabbed the leg of an alleged robber who had snatched a bag containing about $10 000 as the bus was picking and dropping off passengers in Gweru. The incident happened at around 4:30PM at the stop over which is used as a pick-up and drop off point by luxury buses passing through Gweru 32

June 11, 2018 4:22 AM Hooker robber jailed one year

A 31 year old man from Cowdray Park suburb in Bulawayo has been jailed for one year after he had sex with a hooker only to return and steal from her house while she was away. Trust Mpofu stole from Ms Debra Ncube after she took him to her house to render services he had paid her for. Western Commonage magistrate Mr Lungile heard that Mpofu spent a night 45

June 11, 2018 4:14 AM Serial robber teen arrested

A teenager from Mzilikazi suburb in Bulawayo has been arrested for allegedly robbing four pupils and a man of their mobile phones on separate occasions. The 17-year-old boy, who cannot be named for ethical reasons, allegedly targeted pupils from different schools. The juvenile is said to have been in the company of an unknown accomplice who is still 34

April 17, 2018 1:52 PM Habitual criminal among armed robbers in shoot-out with cops

It has emerged that one of the armed robbers involved in a shoot-out with police officers that claimed the life of one civilian is a habitual criminal who always got away with bail. The habitual robber, Prince Makodza, is currently on the run. His accomplices Cletos Mazhewe,37, Tadziya Dzvairo,26, Respect Mwale, 30, Ben Mashingaidze, 39, and Carrington 61

February 10, 2018 6:51 PM The Zhuwao Brief Reloaded – Article 07 (ZBR07) – Emmerson’s lack of leadership

Since the emergence of the New Patriotic Front on the public domain last week, I have been inundated by messages from patriotic Zimbabweans from all political persuasions. The one theme that has been common across all the messages has been the deficiency of leadership displayed by Emmerson Mnangagwa. The most insightful of these messages have come from Mashonaland 36

November 6, 2017 7:28 AM Robber shoots himself in PENIS while trying to steal sausage

A clumsy Chicago would-be robber accidentally shot himself in the penis while trying to raid a hotdog stand. It has been reported the teenager was fumbling with his weapon as he tried to grab cash from the sausage salesman. But the raid went horribly wrong when his gun went off and he shot himself in his own genitals. ABC7 is reporting the man was allegedly 47