A 54-YEAR-OLD member of the Central Intelligence Organisation (CIO) has been convicted and fined $300 for robbing a soldier of $300 after assaulting him for relieving himself near the intelligence department’s offices in Gweru.
A SEVEN-MEMBER gang that allegedly pounced on Friday 13 Mine, Mfazimithi in Umguza in Matabeleland North, were last week further locked up pending trial while two of them, through their lawyer, filed an application for refusal of further remand indicating that they were not involved in the alleged robbery.
Two 18-year-old Mkoba men were slapped with a two-and-a-half year sentences for violently robbing a friend’s sister, an Ecocash agent, when they appeared before Gweru magistrate’s court on Monday.
A BINGA man shocked the courts last week when he claimed he escaped from police custody after officers had threatened to throw him in a 300m deep pit for his crimes.
The first witness in the trial of MDC-T vice-president Thokozani Khupe’s driver on charges of assault and robbery has claimed he was not aware of the party’s second split that led to the birth of MDC-Renewal team.
A VISITING 22-year-old Gwanda man allededly robbed his mother’s employer in Gweru.
TWO soldiers and three accomplices are languishing in remand prison after they were arrested for arming themselves with logs and allegedly robbing three Gokwe residents’ homes of cash amounting to $9 969.
A MAN from Makokoba in Bulawayo, who masqueraded as cop with an accomplice and raped a miniskirt clad woman, was yesterday remanded in custody to August 15 when he appeared at the Bulawayo Regional Court.
TWO soldiers and three civilian accomplices have been locked up in remand cells pending trial for allegedly arming themselves with logs and pouncing on three Gokwe residents’ homes and robbing them of cash amounting to $9 969.
Four people, including a 30-year-old Zimbabwean man and two Botswana women, appeared in court last week charged with impersonating police officers and stealing goods amounting to P34 150.