TWO armed robbers from Harare were shot dead during a shoot-out with the police in Masvingo’s Central Business District.
In a statement yesterday, national police spokesperson, Senior Assistant Commissioner Charity Charamba said the incident occurred on Saturday at about 3am.
She identified the two robbers as Golden Magwenju (24) and Joseph Makunaka (20).
The two robbers have been on the run for allegedly committing a series of armed robberies.
“Our officers had a shoot-out with two armed robbers linked to 11 counts of armed robberies committed around Harare and Bulawayo,” said Snr Asst Comm Charamba.
“As police, we would like to warn all robbers that the long arm of the law would catch up with them,” she said.