Crime & Courts

4 days ago | June 14, 2019

Businessman escapes gun-toting robbers

A HOT Springs businessman and his family endured 20 minutes of terror after five armed robbers pounced on their ...

Police expose Cyclone Idai fraudster

A 21-year-old Chimanimani man has been arraigned before the courts for allegedly stealing someone else’s identity to ...

Man nabbed with $1m dagga

POLICE in Nyanga have recovered dagga weighing more than 600kg with a street value of $1 million which had been smuggled ...

Two up for fraudulent chrome ore exports

Two Mutare men have appeared in court facing allegations of fraudulently exporting 60 tonnes of chrome ore to Mozambique ...

Rusape man caught raping mental patient

A RUSAPE man, who was caught red-handed allegedly raping a mentally-challenged woman in Rusape’s Central Business ...

4 weeks ago | May 24, 2019

Jailed for stealing 21 bales of tobacco

AGRITRADE Leaf Tobacco, which was last season forced to close shop by Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) ...

Son abuses mum (76)

A 76-YEAR-OLD Mutare woman who has had enough of her youngest son’s emotional and verbal abuses has approached the ...

1 month ago | May 10, 2019

Estranged wife killed in cold blood . . . after hubby finds her ...

A Marange man killed his wife in cold blood after catching her pants down having quality time with another man in the ...

Judgement date for Masekesa assailants set

SIX law enforcement agents who allegedly teamed up to assault and kidnap a freelance journalist — Clayton Masekesa — ...

2 months ago | April 26, 2019

Massive shake-up at Rusape court

THE Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has cracked the whip and transferred all its officers at Rusape Magistrates’ Court ...

Marange man up for murder

A MARANGE man has appeared in court facing allegations of stabbing his cousin to death after he tried to restrain him ...

2 months ago | April 17, 2019

3 in court over stolen Cyclone Idai donations

Three members of the Zimbabwe National Army were on Monday this week dragged to court for allegedly stealing Cyclone ...

Farmer in court over shooting of guard

A Chipinge commercial farmer is in trouble with the law after he allegedly shot and injured his guard, while shooting ...

Clerk of court arrested over forgery

A CLERK of Court at Rusape Magistrates’ Court has been arrested after she allegedly forged receipt books for monies paid ...

3 months ago | March 22, 2019

High court frees jailed rape suspect

A SENIOR Mutare High Court senior, Justice Hlekani Mwayera, has freed a Rusape man who had been jailed for rape after ...