By A Correspondent- Two women were arrested in Mutare, Manicaland province for possession of three 20-litre buckets full of marijuana.
The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) arrested them at a police checkpoint whilst aboard a Harare-bound bus. Police said in a statement:
On 13/01/22, Police in Chiadzwa, Manicaland arrested two female suspects aged 25 and 35, in connection with a case of illegally possessing dangerous drugs. The suspects who were passengers in a Harare bound bus travelling from Chipinge were intercepted at a Police checkpoint at Hotsprings, Mutare. The bus was searched leading to the recovery of 3x 20-litre containers full of dagga.
Scores of people are being arrested for illegal possession of various drugs including some categorised as “dangerous.”