CHAOS IN HARARE CBD : WAR AGAINST POLICE
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1/5: Situation at Charge Office getting out of control. Crowd stoning offices, ZRP cars being stoned following death of two pedestrians, who were shot by a cop at the Seke Road flyover
2/5: Trouble started when cop approached kombi (Chitungwiza-City) that was dropping passengers at the Seke Road flyover. Driver resisted cop’s action and cop drew his pistol and fired warning shots.
3/5: After firing warning shot, cop then fired and hit an elderly man who had nothing to do with kombi and he died instantly
4/5: After another warning shot, cop struck again and caused second death while a lady vending groundnuts was wounded by gunshot. Unconfirmed reports say 3rd person died on way to hospital
5/5: Injured put into kombi & taken to Charge Office where ambulance later came. Public has declared war on ZRP & are destroying property(mainly cars) and things are reaching explosive stage
Cars now burning outside Harare Central police station as public protest fatal shooting of pedestrian by cop at the Seke Road flyover. Conflicting reports on number of deaths -others say 1, some 2 &3