Home LOCAL NEWS BEITBRIDGE NOW A CRIME HOTSPOT AS TERROR GANG DESCENDS ON BORDER TOWN

BEITBRIDGE NOW A CRIME HOTSPOT AS TERROR GANG DESCENDS ON BORDER TOWN

BEITBRIDGE NOW A CRIME HOTSPOT AS TERROR GANG DESCENDS ON BORDER TOWN

BEITBRIDGE NOW A CRIME HOTSPOT AS TERROR GANG DESCENDS ON BORDER TOWN | A group of armed robbers has descended on Beitbridge town where they target taxi drivers and residents living in the western suburbs.

BEITBRIDGE NOW A CRIME HOTSPOT AS TERROR GANG DESCENDS ON BORDER TOWN

Four incidents were reported between Thursday and Friday last week, with two taxi drivers, a money changer and a resident falling victim to the terror gang. It is reported the gang of five comprises four men and a woman.

Matabeleland South police spokesperson Inspector Philisani Ndebele confirmed the incidents but could not give details.

“Investigations into those cases are still in progress, ” he said.

However, source close to investigations said a manhunt was on for the suspects.

“Five gunmen pounced on a foreign currency dealer and a taxi driver on Thursday evening and went away with a vehicle, cellphones and cash with a combined value of $4000,”said the official.

More details to follow…

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