Incompetent ZRP Fails To Cop With Surging Murder Cases
2 June 2021

By A Correspondent -The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) is failing to investigate several murder cases which are in occurring countrywide and have urged members of the public not to resolve disputes in violent ways.

Most of the cases were reported and the accused still at large with the police saying that they still investigating some of the cases.

National police spokesperson, Paul Nyathi said in one of the recent cases, police in Gweru arrested a suspect aged 30 for murder which occurred last Wednesday at Winery Compound, Greenvale in Gweru.

“The suspect and his accomplice who is still at large struck and stabbed the victim with a knobkerrie and homemade sword respectively several times on the head after the suspect had intervened to stop a fight between the suspects and another victim aged 20,” he said.

Nyathi said: “The ZRP urges members of the public to resolve their disputes amicably and involve third parties where necessary.