…WAS FACING 22 ROBBERY COUNTS
A 25 year-old notorious armed robber behind a spate of robberies in the Midlands Province was last Friday slapped with a 40 year jail term.
Kenneth Ndlovu of Dosert resettlement area in Shurugwi was arrested in Zvishavane in February following a tip-off from the public when he was spotted in possession of a P1 pistol while drinking beer at a local bar.
|The Gweru Law Courts|
Senior prosecutor Emmanuel Matose told the court
Gweru Regional magistrate Morgan Nemadire initially handed with 84 years for the obbery plus one of posession of unlicensed arm, but made sentences on other charges to run concurrently.
, The police were quoted as saying.