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 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.

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