4 men approach man pretending to be asking for directions, then drag him into their get away car


Police in Harare are investigating an armed robbery case in which a 38-year-old man lost US$3 865 cash and a cellphone to four armed robbery suspects on Monday, along Ceres Rd, Prospect in Waterfalls.

“The suspects who were travelling in a Honda Fit vehicle, approached the complainant who was walking and asked him for directions before dragging him into the vehicle,” Asst Comm Nyathi.

In a related case, police in Harare are also appealing for information which may assist in the investigation of a robbery case which occurred on Monday at Cranebrooke suburb, Ruwa.

Four armed robbers attacked a family at their house before stealing US$3 200 cash and six cellphones, among other valuables.

Police have since launched a manhunt for the robbers as they urge the public to avoid keeping or moving around with large amounts of cash as they might end up falling victim to criminals.

– Herald

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