The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has arrested Gift Chemhuru in connection with the kidnapping of a 4-week-old baby at Spar Supermarket, Montague Shopping Centre, Harare on 22nd October 2020. This was revealed by police in a statement.
ARREST OF GIFT CHEMHURU FOR KIDNAPPING
The Zimbabwe Republic Police confirms the arrest of Gift Chemhuru (40) following the kidnapping of a four-week-old baby at Spar Supermarket, Montague Shopping Centre, Harare on 22nd October 2020.
The baby was rescued from the suspect’s homestead on 2nd November 2020 in Zvimba following a tip-off from members of the public who heard the baby crying incessantly without being breastfed. The baby has since been taken to Zvimba District Hospital.
Meanwhile, police are looking for key suspect in this case, Mirriam Bwanali, the wife of Gift Chemhuru, in connection with the same matter. She escaped during the time police were called in. Gift Chemhuru was also wanted for Theft and Motor Vehicle related offences.
The Zimbabwe Republic Police applaud members of the public for being observant and alerting the police on this matter.