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Car thief nabbed

By H-Metro Reporter / Published on Wednesday, 13 Feb 2019 16:45 PM / No Comments / 1073 views

13 February 2019

Shalom Manguni

A 24-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly stealing a motor vehicle in Harare.

Sepanyo Dariso was arrested after he was found in possession of a stolen vehicle at his place of residence in Good Hope.

The case was reported at ZRP Westgate Post under RRB 3876757, theft of motor vehicle.

According to Malbereign Police, on February 11, at around 9am, a tip off was made to Constable Purazi by the complainant Godfrey Tidii before they went to Dariso’s place and found the stolen vehicle parked.

It is reported that Dariso’s neighbours tipped him that he was being tracked before he started the car and tried to speed off.

The police allege, Constable Purazi and Tidii chased after the accused person using a Toyota Vitz before blocking the accused who on twice occasions had defied call by police order to stop.

Furthermore, the interrogation by reaction team clad in civilian attire paid off when Sepanyo was arrested leading to the recovery of the vehicle, a Nokia 1280, brown wallet, National ID in the name of Clever Alikanjelo who is Tidii’s friend.

The stolen vehicle was taken to ZRP Mabelreign station where he was detained.

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