Gift Dandemutande (28), Mugove Chimuti (28), Ishmael Mutungira (23), Musarurwa Gutsa (41) and Tinashe Munhanga (36) who impersonated the police and committed various crimes in Harare now face 13 fresh charges on top of 10 armed robbery counts, unlawful entry and illegal possession of explosives charges. They will now stand trial on September 6 for 23 counts.
In one case the gang pepper sprayed guards at Travellers Tavern Bar in Dzivarasekwa 1, Harare after they approached them pretending to be police officers. They stole the guards’ mobile phones and proceeded to a warehouse where they attempted to break the safe using explosives. They later stole boxes of cigarettes worth $3 254. Using the same weapons and wearing police uniforms, the gang went to Fashion Fair shops in Hatfield on May 10 and used the same method.
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