Security agents gun down two suspects

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STATE security agents on Wednesday shot and killed two people who were trying to disarm members of the security services in Victoria Falls, police have said.
In a statement yesterday, the police said the two victims were killed in a shootout as authorities were on an anti-smuggling deployments and also enforcing coronavirus (Covid-19) lockdown measures.
“The Zimbabwe Republic Police is investigating the circumstances in which two suspects tried to disarm members of the security services who were on anti-smuggling deployments in Victoria falls on September 30, 2020, resulting
in a shooting incident and death of the two suspects.
“As the security team was at Chisuma Business Centre, at 1930 hours, monitoring anti-smuggling activities and dispersing people who had gathered in contravention of Covid-19 regulations, one of the suspects assaulted a security service member and then tried to disarm him, resulting in a scuffle.
“The other suspect joined in and ignored warnings given by security services members.”
Recently, security agents shot dead two people in Chivhu after they shot dead a member of the army and seriously injured another one before disarming them.
The motive of killing the soldier is still being investigated by the police.

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