3 Chivhu Men Suspected Of Robbing And Murdering An 83 Year Old Woman Arrested ⋆ Pindula News
Feb. 09, 2020
ZRP in Chivhu arrested 3 men suspected of robbing, ra_pping and murdering an 83-year-old woman in December 2019, Newsday reports.
The 3 Pride Gavajena (27), Givemore Mutego (27) and Allen Dzvova (29) all of Chief Nyoka, Chivhu. reportedly stormed the home of the victim and robbed and ra*pped her before fatally shooting her.
ZRP National Spokesperson Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi narrated the story and said:
The accused stormed their victim’s homestead armed with a home-made firearm and a sharp object, with the intention to steal some money after gathering information that she had received some money from her daughter based in South Africa. They allegedly broke into her house and stole an undisclosed amount of money and a cellphone, before one of them raped and shot her in the head.
On February 3 this year, police investigations led to the recovery of the victim’s Nokia 1280 cellphone from a person who claimed to have bought it from the accused persons, leading to the arrests
The trio has since appeared before the court and have been remanded in custody.