The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has reported on a suspected case of human trafficking after two minors, a boy and a girl were found wandering in Bindura, Mashonaland Province. A police statement seen by Pindula News says the victims are suspected to be psychiatric patients who are deaf and dumb and their nationality is not yet known. Read the statement:
SUSPECTED HUMAN TRAFFICKING VICTIMS IN BINDURA
The Zimbabwe Republic Police is appealing for information which may assist to locate immediate family members or relatives of a boy (approximately 13) and girl (approximately 15), who were found wandering in Bindura Central Business District and are suspected to be victims of human trafficking.
The victims’ origin and nationality is currently unknown. They are suspected to be psychiatric patients who are deaf and dumb.
Investigations conducted by the Police so far have established that the victims were ferried by a truck while in the company of an unknown woman, whose body structure is said to be “heavily built”.
Anyone with information to contact National Complaints Desk on (242) 703631 or WhatsApp on 0712 800 197 or report at any nearest Police Station.
(NYATHI. P) Assistant Commissioner
Senior Staff Officer (Press and Public Relations)
to the Commissioner General of Police
Police General Headquarters