Dalubuhle Kona (32), Seizemore Nyoni (25), Khulumani Ngwenya (30) and Nkosiyazi Kugedera, (23) from Lupinyu near the Victoria Falls International Airport were arrested last Thursday for breaking into a compound used by Chinese contractors, China Jiangsu who were constructing the airport, and stole household property worth more than $6 000.
Speaking to The Chronicle, Officer Commanding Victoria Falls District Chief Superintendent Jairos Chiwona confirmed the arrests. He said that the total value of stolen property is $6 800 and $6 200 worth of it had been recovered. The Chronicle reports that property comprising plasma TV sets, beds, clothes, kitchen utensils, a coffee table, computer and laptop, Wi-Fi router, accessories, appliances and clothes was recovered at the accused persons’ places of residence. Some of the property was also recovered from people the accused persons had sold it to.