In a harrowing incident, two armed robbers assaulted a businesswoman and made off with a total of US$11,100.
The victim had collected US$5 800 cash from a service station when the robbery took place. The criminals then forced her to drive to her residence, where they further ransacked her home and stole an additional US$5,300.
According to a statement released by the police on X, the robbery occurred at around 6:45 pm on December 3, 2023, in Pfupajena, Chegutu.
The police in Chegutu have initiated an investigation into the matter.
The statement provided details of the incident, stating, “Police in Chegutu are investigating a case of robbery which occurred at a house in Pfupajena, Chegutu on 03/12/23 around 1845 hours in which two unidentified male suspects who were armed with a pistol attacked a motorist who had been collecting cash from a service station. The suspects took US$ 5 800, cash for daily sales, from the victim before directing her to drive to place of residence where they stole US$ 5 300 which was in the wardrobe.”