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Robbers shoot Chivi businessman and wife

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Robbers shoot Chivi businessman and wife

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SIMBARASHE MTEMBO
MIRROR REPORTER


MASVINGO – Robbers shot Chivi businessman Jerifanos Dzikira (69) and his wife Polite at around 1 yesterday afternoon after the couple surrendered US$30 which the gang said was too little.
After surrendering US$30, the robbers who are still at large shot Dzikira on the right thigh and Polite on the right ankle and the latter surrendered more money in the form of US$270 and R2 700. They also took away Polite’s blue Honda Fit.


The same robbers escaped with US$1 650 an hour later at about 2pm.
Masvingo Police spokesperson Kudakwashe Dhewa confirmed the incident that happened at Shokoni Business Centre in Chivi. Dhewa urged people to keep their money in the Bank.
The robbers also went away with US$1 650 from Petrotrade Service Station at Chivi Growth Point.


The businessman and his wife were attacked at home and they are now admitted at Chivi District Hospital.
At Petrotrade they demanded money from Reason Chigaba (50), an attendant whom they forced marched to an office with cash boxes.
The gang tied up two service station attendants and stole US$1 520 that was in an open cash box, searched Chigaba and took US$60 and a Tecno mobile. They searched the other two attendants and took US$70, R100 and two cellphones.


Police arrived when the armed robbers were at the service station and they managed to escape.https://masvingomirror.com/

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