Police have arrested four suspects in connection with a break-in at the Blind Zimbabwe offices in Bulawayo on Monday morning.
The suspects, who were seven in number, stole cash and other valuables all worth US$ 96 228. The other three are still at large.
The robbers were armed with an unidentified pistol, axes and an iron rod. They stormed the premises and captured the security guard before getting away with cash and other valuables. Police posted on their Twitter page:
The police have arrested Oliver Mhlanga (36), Vusimuzi Mguni (23), McDonald Tinashe Malaya (37) and Kelvin Njabulo Dube (30) in connection with the armed robbery case which occurred at the Council for the Blind Zimbabwe offices in Bulawayo on 11 April at around 2 AM.
Seven suspects armed with an unidentified pistol, axes and an iron rod stormed the premises before capturing a security guard.
The stolen vehicle and a .38 Smith Wesson revolver, CFB 0069 safe, Dell and Asus laptops, cash and other valuables all worth US$95 728, R 49 060 and 18 060 pula were recovered.