Armed robbers raid house, attack owner and escape with jewellery worth US$61,000 and US$16,800 cash


Violent robbery in Greendale nets thieves over US$77,000

Police in Rhodesville are investigating a brazen robbery that occurred on May 9th, 2024 in the Greendale suburb of Harare.

According to authorities, three unidentified male suspects, their faces concealed by masks, attacked a homeowner before making off with a substantial haul of cash and jewellery. The incident took place around 8 p.m. local time at a private residence in Greendale. The three masked men, armed with bricks and logs, reportedly forced their way into the home and assaulted the victim, a male homeowner.

After the violent confrontation, the thieves stole an estimated US$61,000 worth of jewellery as well as US$16,800 in cash before fleeing the scene. The total value of the stolen goods is believed to be around US$77,800.

Rhodesville police have opened an investigation into the robbery and are appealing to the public for any information that could assist their inquiries.

This brazen act of violence and theft has shaken the community of Greendale.

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