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Man knifed to death over stolen cellphone

19 December 2014 | 2144 Views
A FORT Rixon man was allegedly stabbed and left for dead in a bush by a fellow imbiber following a brawl at a beer hall over a stolen phone.Mkhululi Khumalo, 30, appeared yesterday before ...
by Thubelihle Mabhena

Stolen property for sale

09 November 2014 | 2913 Views
IMAGINE going through the classified column of your favourite newspaper, which of course is the Sunday News. While going through the various columns you come across a column titled stolen property for...
by Christopher Mlalazi

Stolen sheep found in woman's bedroom

29 October 2014 | 4180 Views
Johannesburg - A woman has been arrested after a flock of sheep which was reported missing was found in an outside room used as a bedroom on her property in Thabong on Wednesday, said Free State p...
by SAPA

33 000 bullets stolen from Zimbabwe armoury

05 August 2014 | 3048 Views
The 33 216 rounds of ammunition for different rifles and pistols recently found in possession of a Chinese national were stolen from the Zimbabwe Republic Police's national armoury, raising fears ...
by Staff reporter

Floods victims' donations stolen

24 June 2014 | 1647 Views
TWO government employees arrested last Saturday on charges of stealing food handouts donated by well-wishers to flood victims at Chingwizi camp in Masvingo briefly appeared at the Chiredzi Magistrates...
by Staff reporter

Stolen children reunited with their mother

11 May 2014 | 2912 Views
FOUR Zimbabwean children who were abducted and smuggled into Botswana in September last year have been reunited with their mother.The repatriation was conducted by the Botswana Red Cross Socie...
by Staff Reporter

Security guards open tuck shop to sell stolen goods

05 April 2014 | 3108 Views
TWO Plumtree security guards stole from premises they were guarding and opened a tuck shop to sell the loot.Lawrence Ncube, 27, and Nkululeko Nkomo, 21, attributed their dishonesty to hunger s...
by Sukulwenkosi Dube

Stolen baby (1) found alive

02 April 2014 | 3786 Views
A ONE-YEAR-OLD baby said kidnapped from her home during a midnight raid by a burglar in Bulawayo's Pumula suburb has been found alive.Little Wethembekile Dube was found wandering in nearby Pel...
by Thandeka Moyo

Families fight over stolen baby

02 April 2014 | 2363 Views
Two Harare families are in a feud over the paternity of a baby boy which they claim to have been stolen by a stranger last year. The baby is at Shungu Dzevana Trust Children's Home in Hatfiel...
by Daniel Kachere

Baby (1) stolen from parents' bedroom

01 April 2014 | 4217 Views
A YEAR-OLD baby who was allegedly snatched from her parents' bedroom in Pumula South in Bulawayo on Friday last week is still missing.Police have since launched an investigation into the case...
by Thandeka Moyo

Stolen children to return to South Africa

18 March 2014 | 2959 Views
THE Department of Social Welfare is in talks with their South African counterparts over the repatriation of two children believed to have been stolen by Bongani Ncube of Cowdray Park, Bulawayo, from h...
by Leonard Ncube

Stolen taxi used in robberies

18 January 2014 | 2847 Views
POLICE in Gweru have launched an investigation after three men robbed a taxi driver of his car and later used the car to rob a private college in Mkoba suburb.Midlands Police spokesperson Insp...
by Staff reporter

Africa a prime destination for stolen cars

29 December 2013 | 4699 Views
Abidjan - If luxury cars have become a more common sight on African roads, that is in part due to it becoming a prime destination for cars lifted off European streets.Africa, along with Russi...
by AFP

Police recover 3,832 stolen cattle

20 December 2013 | 1916 Views
POLICE recovered 3,832 stolen cattle between January and October this year as stocktheft cases dropped by 10 percent compared to the same period last year. National coordinator anti-stockthef...
by Staff reporter

'Sting' operation recovers stolen Zim works of art from Poland

11 October 2013 | 2970 Views
Officials at Zimbabwe's main art gallery say six African artifacts stolen in 2006 are back on display after a "sting" operation in Poland by FBI and CIA law enforcement agents.National Art Ga...
by AP

Scores arrested in Bulawayo for dealing in stolen goods

18 September 2013 | 4912 Views
POLICE in Bulawayo have arrested scores of suspects following a spate of armed robbery, housebreaking and theft from vehicle cases.In an interview yesterday, police spokesperson for Bulawayo, ...
by Mafu Sithabile

Chipinge police recover 96 stolen cattle

15 August 2013 | 2481 Views
A TEAM of about 13 police officers from Chipinge District last week recovered 96 head of cattle that were stolen from that district alone since last year.Deputy Manicaland provincial police sp...
by Staff Reporter

'Don't recognise stolen election Diaspora demo' on Saturday

07 August 2013 | 4401 Views
As the trade union in Zimbabwe supports the MDC-T's call for an audit of the recent election and as a second Zimbabwe Electoral Commissioner resigns, Zimbabweans in the diaspora are joining hand...
by Makusha Mugabe

Family reunited with their stolen 3-months-old baby

02 August 2013 | 4807 Views
A Mzilikazi family has just been reunited with its 3-months-old baby that was stolen about three months ago.The world came crashing around Nqotshiwe Sibanda after her newly born baby had been ...
by Staff Reporter

Chinese businessman gets 12 years in U.S. prison for selling $100 million stolen software

13 June 2013 | 2875 Views
A U.S. federal judge on Tuesday sentenced a Chinese businessman to 12 years in prison for selling stolen software used in defense, space technology and engineering with a retail value of more than $1...
by Staff Reporter

Prophet Makandiwa quizzed by cops over a stolen phone

06 June 2013 | 7948 Views
PROMINENT preacher Prophet Emmanuel Makandiwa has been questioned by police investigating the alleged theft of a mobile phone.The United Family International Church preacher said police were f...
by Staff reporter

Woman nabbed for lying about her new-born twin babies being stolen

01 June 2013 | 3513 Views
POLICE in Masvingo have arrested a 25-year-old woman on allegations of making a false report to police that her new-born twin babies had been stolen by four Good Samaritans who had offered her a lift...
by Staff Reporter

False police report on 'stolen new born twin babies' backfires

30 May 2013 | 3289 Views
Police in Masvingo yesterday arrested a 25-year-old woman for allegedly making a false report to police that her new-born twin babies had been stolen by four Good Samaritans who had offered her a lift...
by Staff reporter

Police dog catches cattle rustlers slaughtering a stolen beast

07 May 2013 | 4413 Views
THREE cunning cattle rustlers were last week ambushed by police detectives and details from the dog section while slaughtering a stolen beast on the summit of a mountain range in Mutare's Dangamvura h...
by Staff reporter

11-day-old baby stolen in broad daylight

03 April 2013 | 4253 Views
ANOTHER 11-day-old baby was on Tuesday stolen after the Epworth mother was lured by an unknown woman to Harare city centre.The incident occurred at a supermarket along Fourth Street when Ms Ce...
by Staff Reporter

Appeal for help to find stolen car!

10 March 2013 | 5355 Views
A Bulawayo24 reader would like to appeal to the public mainly around Cape Town, South Africa for help to find his stolen car, Silver Audi A4, Registration: CA 372-582.The car was stolen i...
by Moyo Roy

Stolen Botswana car found in Zimbabwe

02 March 2013 | 4668 Views
A Toyota Corolla that was reported stolen in Botswana's Selebi-Phikwe town at the beginning of last month has been recovered in Zimbabwe. Selebi-Phikwe CID boss, Assistant Superintendent, Marv...
by Staff reporter

Man fined for stealing chicken

22 February 2013 | 3666 Views
A 27-year-old Beitbridge man has been fined R1 000 (or 20 days in jail) for stealing two frozen packs of chicken pieces worth R100 from a local restaurant.Bongani Mafu, of House Number 83, Dul...
by Beitbridge Reporter

Stolen bag sticks on woman’s head for a month

17 February 2013 | 7599 Views
A Bulawayo woman will live to be a good example to many that they should not break the biblical commandment 'Thou shall not steal' following an incident where a bag she had allegedly stolen stuck to h...
by Staff Reporter

Cop robs stolen car

05 February 2013 | 4115 Views
A Chitungwiza cop, using inside knowledge, teamed with a friend to rob a vehicle which had been stolen earlier, a Harare magistrate has heard.Mutindi Mutindi, a 35-year-old assistant inspector...
by Staff reporter

Stolen bag harasses thief, demands to be sent back to owner

30 January 2013 | 9904 Views
A Siganda family in Inyathi, just outside Bulawayo, has deserted its homestead after a stolen bag unleashed terror and struck fear into their son's life, allegedly requesting to be returned to its ri...
by Staff reporter

Elderly woman forgets where she parked her car, reports it stolen

30 August 2012 | 5293 Views
A Bulawayo woman stretched the "efficiency" of the police's Vehicle Theft Squad (VTS) to the limit when she forgot where she had parked her car and reported it stolen. The incident, which has since be...
by Staff reporter

Gweru man loses his Mazda B1600 truck to thieves

02 June 2012 | 5685 Views
A Gweru man, 48, had his Mazda B1600 truck stolen in Gweru's CBD (central business district) while he was at a local bar playing darts.Confirming the incident, acting police spokesperson for M...
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Zim cops kill one, injure dozens for a stolen phone and $1

20 March 2012 | 1626 Views
Zimbabwe police on Saturday reportedly unleashed a brutal crackdown by attacking residents of a mine compound in Shamva, killing one person on allegations they had stolen a purse containing a mobile ...
by Staff reporter

Michael Jackson music worth £160 million stolen by hackers

04 March 2012 | 3703 Views
MICHAEL Jackson's entire back catalogue worth £160 million has been stolen by internet hackers after Sony music suffered its second major security breach in a year.It's al...
by staff reporter

Stolen wedding ring returned 13 years later

07 September 2011 | 1086 Views
A MAN has had his wedding ring returned on the 13th anniversary of when it was stolen. An eagle-eyed truck driver spotted the silver band on the side of the road.The ring, with "eternally you...
by Staff reporter

Millions of dollars worth of malaria drugs stolen

20 April 2011 | 1071 Views
A leading global health fund believes that millions of dollars worth of its donated malaria drugs have been stolen in recent years, perhaps hundreds of millions of dollars worth, vastly exceeding lev...
by Mafu Sithabile

Man arrested for selling sick notes

13 January 2011 | 1629 Views
Johannesburg - A Zimbabwean man was arrested for allegedly selling fake sick notes in Ivory Park, Johannesburg police said on Thursday.Spokesperson Neldah Hlase said: "...
by SAPA

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