Armed robbers break into Byo High Court
Harare (New Ziana)-Armed robbers on Sunday broke into the criminal registry office at the Bulawayo High Court and attempted to steal evidence, but failed , police have confirmed.
National Police spokesperson ,Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi said the incident happened in the early hours of Sunday.
“Yes, a report has been made to the police, but I’m yet to get full details.you can check with me in the afternoon,” he said.
Reports circulating indicate that the robbers, armed with a pistol attacked, injured and disarmed a police officer who was manning the premises.
It is said that the robbers then broke into the registry office where they failed to open a safe where critical documents and exhibits are kept.
It is not yet clear if the robbers got away with anything from the High Court.