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Hawks raid genitals collector's gun shop

28 May 2016 | 2433 Views
Bloemfontein - More than 1,600 firearms were seized by the Hawks at a gun shop in Bloemfontein, owned by Danish national Peter Frederiksen who is accused of collecting women's genitals and storing...
by Agencies

Gold dealer, smugglers arrested

28 May 2016 | 1924 Views
POLICE in Harare and Bulawayo have arrested more than nine suspects and recovered half a kilogramme of gold and various goods worth over $65 000 that are believed to have been smuggled into Zimbabwe i...
by Crime Reporter

Air Zimbabwe boss murder suspect arrested

26 May 2016 | 5128 Views
Police have arrested four men from Bulawayo who are suspected of brutally murdering Air Zimbabwe public relations executive, Shingai Dhliwayo.She was found dead in Botswana last month....
by Staff Reporter

Man arrested for 'helping' kill a prostitute

13 May 2016 | 4156 Views
A MAN from Kwekwe who allegedly helped his friend to kill a prostitute has been arrested after being on the run since 2014. Police arrested Enock Masanganise, 38, of Mbizo Section 6 suburb in Kwekwe, ...
by Elizabeth Tsuro

96 illegal immigrants including Zimbabweans arrested in SA

06 May 2016 | 4552 Views
Johannesburg - Almost 100 illegal immigrants were rounded up by police in a special operation in Germiston on Thursday.   Ekhurleni Metro Police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel W...
by Staff reporter

Man nabbed for stealing ZESA copper conductors

23 April 2016 | 2158 Views
A MUTARE man was arraigned before the courts last week for stealing Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority overhead copper conductors.Manica Post reported that Farai Mandaza denied the theft ch...
by Letwin Mubonesi

UK-based Zimbabwean arrested on suspicion of murder

12 April 2016 | 5615 Views
UNITED KINGDOM - A Zimbabwean man, known in social circles as Tee Fuz, has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a young woman, Leigh-Anne Zanelle Mahachi, was stabbed to death in a Sheffield hom...
by Staff Reporter

Soldiers nabbed with 333 diamonds

03 April 2016 | 3318 Views
A SOLDIER with a whopping 333 diamonds handed himself into the hands of police detectives unawares after he flagged the cops’ vehicle for a lift to a house where he wanted to trade the precious gems...
by Staff Reporter

Suspended Zanu-PF chairman arrested

28 March 2016 | 3216 Views
SUSPENDED Zanu-PF Masvingo provincial chairman Ezra Chadzamira has been arrested for allegedly obstructing a Messenger of Court from executing a court order to evict some illegal tenants at Mashava Mi...
by Walter Mswazie

Zhuwawo arrested for fondling passer-by's breasts

23 March 2016 | 4599 Views
A 20 year old Harare man - Tawanda Zhuwawo was arrested for fondling a passer-by's breasts as punishment for not greeting him.Zhuwawo pleaded not guilty to indecent assault when he appeared be...
by Staff Reportee

Cellphone tracker nails 'thieving' prison officer

23 March 2016 | 1937 Views
A PRISON officer in Bulawayo has been arrested for allegedly breaking into at least six premises and stealing goods worth about $5,000.Kudzai Shambira, 22, based at Mhlahlandlela Regional offi...
by Whinsley Masara

Unrepentant teen boy steals from 30 cars

22 March 2016 | 2344 Views
AN unrepentant teenager who was convicted six times last year for a series of thefts from motor vehicles, has been re-arrested for allegedly breaking into 30 vehicles.Victoria Falls magistrate...
by Leonard Ncube

Prosecutor arrested

11 March 2016 | 1929 Views
A PROSECUTOR stationed at the Bulawayo Tredgold Court was yesterday arrested for allegedly forging a signature to decline the prosecution of four police officers. Malvin Nzombe was picked ...
by Staff reporter

Journalist charged under non-existent law freed

04 March 2016 | 556 Views
PROSECUTORS have withdrawn charges against a journalist who had been charged under a non-existent law.Wellington Mukhanhaire, 26, employed by The Messenger weekly newspaper, had been charged u...
by Thupeyo Muleya

Jah Prayzah arrested after tollgate fracas

01 March 2016 | 975 Views
TALENTED contemporary musician Jah Prayzah, real name Mukudzei Mukombe, was on Sunday arrested after allegedly fleeing police and Zimbabwe National Road Authority (Zinara) officials at the Shurugwi to...
by Staff reporter

Violent raid, 39 panners held over gold & cash heist

22 February 2016 | 2005 Views
THIRTY-NINE gold panners have been arrested for disarming security guards, blowing up three safes and making off with $9,000 and 650 grams of gold at Peace Mine in Silobela. The suspects are s...
by Patrick Chitumba

Four arrested for cannabis possession

22 February 2016 | 1577 Views
The police in Rundu Namibia have arrested four men they allegedly found with cannabis of unspecified value along the Kavango River. They were driving a blue Toyota Corolla at the time that was also se...
by Staff Reporter

College student fined for abortion

25 January 2016 | 1891 Views
A student at a Bulawayo college was arrested for terminating her pregnancy after her friend spilled the beans following a misunderstanding.Rumbidzai Phiri, 18, of North End committed the crime...
by Mashudu Netsianda

Shebeen queen, hubby arrested

25 January 2016 | 1686 Views
A BINGA shebeen queen who was recently sentenced to community service for pummelling a patron with a log for stealing a bottle of tototo, has once again appeared in court, this time for possessing the...
by Leonard Ncube

'January Disease' thieves arrested'

14 January 2016 | 1379 Views
TWO men have blamed the "January Disease" after stealing cash and groceries from a school tuck-shop.Msitheli Nkomo, 37, and Goodwill Sibanda, 25, both of Jotsholo, broke into the Ngombane Prim...
by Adelaide Moyo

Cops arrested after criticising Zimbabwe govt on WhatsApp

09 January 2016 | 5367 Views
Please note that Bulawayo24 does not edit WhatsApp updates. We publish them as sent by our readers and we do not disclose the sender's telephone number. ...
by Conerned Citizen

Fugitive arsonist arrested on return for Xmas holiday

08 January 2016 | 1413 Views
A 29-YEAR-OLD man from Masvingo who accused his aunt of practising witchcraft, set her bedroom hut on fire destroying property worth about $2,400 and fled to South Africa.Tonderai Mapfumo, 29,...
by Walter Mswazie

Man in trouble for trying to save relative

04 January 2016 | 1942 Views
A Harare man who tried to stop a policeman from arresting a relative on Christmas Day has appeared in court for obstructing the course of justice.Godknows Tarwireyi of Retreat New Stands in Wa...
by Fungai Lupande

Six poachers nabbed

01 January 2016 | 1972 Views
Police have arrested six suspected poachers who were wanted in connection with several cases of poaching countrywide and recovered rifles and two elephant tusks. They also recovered live rounds of amm...
by Crime Reporter

Teen mum nabbed after neglecting baby

31 December 2015 | 1842 Views
A TEENAGER who allegedly left her 10-month-old baby unattended on two different occasions to go and stay with her boyfriend has been arrested.Prudence Mdlongwa, 18, of Old Pumula suburb in Bul...
by Melody Baya

Couple assaults Magaya's congregant over church operations

23 December 2015 | 2552 Views
A Budiriro couple  has been dragged to court for assaulting their neighbour on religious differences.Patricia Chatezvi and Elphas Mandevani pleaded not guilty to assault and remanded out ...
by Staff Reporter

3 Harare councillors arrested

09 December 2015 | 1023 Views
Three councillors and Harare Municipal Medical Aid Society (HMMAS) board chair Sasha Jogi have been arrested for allegedly siphoning over $70 000 from the society. Another councillor is report...
by Innocent Ruwende and Tendai Rupapa

Grade 5 girl muzzled and molested

30 November 2015 | 2413 Views
A Grade five girl was reportedly molested by a 31-year-old Mbare man as she was on her way to pay water bills.According to H-Metro, George Josam is now facing indecent assault charges as he fo...
by Staff Reporter

Pastor touches teen daughter's privates for months

30 November 2015 | 3450 Views
A 47 YEAR OLD Harare pastor repeatedly fondled and touched his 16-year-old daughter's privates whenever the two were alone.This happened from August to November until the girl started to resis...
by Staff Reporter

Zimbabwean arrested for Francistown murder

20 November 2015 | 2018 Views
A 30-year-old man, who was arrested by the Zimbabwean police, has been linked to the killing of an 87-year River View Farm resident at Monarch siding near Francistown.The deceased and his ...
by Staff reporter

3 border jumpers arrested

16 November 2015 | 3093 Views
Three Malawians were last Wednesday arrested by the Ferret Squad at Beitbridge Border Post when they entered the country illegally wrapped in plastic sheets.Peter Samuel (25), Jaru Musa (30) a...
by Thupeyo Muleya

Police arrest man for undermining Mugabe

13 November 2015 | 2572 Views
Zimbabwe Lawyers of Human Rights on Wednesday reported that police in Murehwa arrested a 35 year old Juru man yet to be identified for allegedly undermining the authority of President Robert Mugabe....
by Stephen Jakes

Zim man arrested in SA double murder

08 November 2015 | 2833 Views
11/7/2015, 2:30 PM - ‪+27 7* *** *****‬: Zimbabwean man arrested in Yeoville after a double murder in which two men were tied up and thrown into a dam i...
by Concerned Diasporan

South African nationals arrested in Zimbabwe over military gear

07 November 2015 | 3205 Views
GWANDA police have arrested two South African nationals for allegedly possessing an army uniform, a firearm and a prohibited knife within Zimbabwe.The duo, Oliver Lazare, 41, and Thandoxolo Bu...
by Marvelous Moyo

Male teacher nabbed for touching girls breasts, buttocks

06 November 2015 | 4045 Views
A Rusape teacher Revai Kaswa has been arrested for  five counts of aggravated indecent assault and another five of indecent assault. He had a habit of fondling girls  breasts, b...
by Staff Reporter

Herald editor arrested

04 November 2015 | 1598 Views
Herald Assistant News Editor Takunda Maodza was last night nabbed by detectives for allegedly demanding a bribe from a cash rich Levy family in Harare. The arrest was effected while Maodz...
by Staff reporter

Police Demands for Journalists to Reveal Sources Unconstitutional

03 November 2015 | 1440 Views
Demands by the Police that The Sunday Mail journalists arrested on November 2 should reveal their sources is a blatant violation of the Constitution, Zimbabwe Union of Journalists, ZUJ, Secretary Gene...
by Staff Reporter

Sunday Mail editor, reporters arrested after expose

03 November 2015 | 2871 Views
In  a rare development, Sunday Mail editor Mabasa Sasa, investigations editor Brian Chitemba and reporter Tinashe Farawo were on Monday arrested over reports that a syndicate comprising police of...
by Staff Reporter

Pupil stabbed 4 times over music disc

28 October 2015 | 1749 Views
A FORM Three Tokwana Secondary School pupil in Bulilima District stabbed his classmate four times, leaving him severely wounded over a missing disc. The 15-year-old stabbed the other pupil while they ...
by Sukulwenkosi Dube

O-Level examination cheats arrested

28 October 2015 | 3662 Views
POLICE have arrested two men for allegedly writing Monday's O-Level Mathematics Paper 1 Ordinary Level examination, one for his brother and the other for his girlfriend.Bright Dube, 23, who li...
by Leonard Ncube and Fairness Moyana

College student up for assault

18 October 2015 | 2870 Views
An A-Level student at the Bulawayo Foundation College Donald Musona (21) has been dragged to court to answer a charge of assaulting Brennan Moyo in a dispute over passage at a bridge in Nkulumane....
by Stephen Jakes

'Prophet' arrested

16 October 2015 | 3267 Views
A BOGUS prophet who impersonated a Criminal Investigations Department (CID) officer and demanded a $500 bribe from a woman selling illegal skin lightening creams, has appeared in court.Oscar P...
by Noleen Makhurane

'No to Crime' cops arrested for taking a $45 bribe

12 October 2015 | 3092 Views
THREE police officers who were deployed on operation "No to Crime" were nabbed for receiving a $45 bribe from a man they had found with a pig carcass in Mbare.The trio- Krispen Majoni, Charles...
by Staff Reporter

5 cops arrested after demanding bribe

07 October 2015 | 4573 Views
FIVE Bulawayo police officers were yesterday arrested for soliciting bribes from motorists at a road block along Siyephambili Drive. The five police officers, Inspector Takawira Mukadzi and Co...
by Mbongeni Msimanga

3 Mozambican citizens arrested in Rushinga

06 October 2015 | 3342 Views
10/6/2015, 4:28 PM - ‪+263 7* *** ****‬: 3 Mozambican citizens have been arrested in Mukosa Village in Rushinga District after they have been found in p...
by Concerned Citizen

Zim cops arrest man trying to smuggle ivory, python skin into SA

06 October 2015 | 3004 Views
Police in Zimbabwe have arrested a Zambian national for allegedly trying to smuggle ivory and a python skin into South Africa, Zimbabwe state radio said on Tuesday....
by Staff reporter

Man breaks into neighbour's home steals clothes while owner is at church

27 September 2015 | 1953 Views
A Bulawayo man allegedly broke into neighbour's home and stole clothes which he sold to other neighbours a development which led to his arrest.Anthony Ngwenya (26) was not asked to plead to th...
by Stephen Jakes

Fingaz journalist arrested by Harare municipal police

21 September 2015 | 1722 Views
THE Financial Gazette Staff Reporter, Andrew Kunambura, was on Friday arrested by overzealous Harare municipal police officers for taking pictures of the officers while arresting some vendors in H...
by Staff Reporter

300 suspected illegal immigrants including Zimbabweans arrested in Joburg

18 September 2015 | 4562 Views
Johannesburg - At least 300 suspected illegal immigrants including Zimbabweans have been taken into custody in Johannesburg following an operation in the CBD on Friday, Johannesburg metro police s...
by Staff reporter

Man flondles female cop's buttock

16 September 2015 | 2968 Views
A  Kuwadzana 5 man in Harare has been accused of fondling a female cop's buttock and stroked her thighs in a bar.Tatenda Bernard  Gwasira aged 33 denied the indecent assault charges ...
by Staff Reporter

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