Security agents gun down two suspects

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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