KFC loses US$50 000, R30 000 to armed robbers



SIX masked armed robbers stormed into a KFC outlet in Harare early yesterday and got away with US$50 000 and R30 000 after beating up a security guard and blowing up a cash vault.

Police confirmed the robbery and said investigations were still in progress.

“The ZRP is investigating a case of robbery which occurred on 24/01/22 at about 0001 hours in Msasa, Harare, where six unknown suspects, who were armed with an unidentified pistol while covering their faces with balaclava masks, attacked a security guard and took away his cellphone before ransacking the offices,” police tweeted.

“The suspects broke into an office where they blasted a cash safe and stole cash amounting to US$50 000, R30 000 and $19 000. Investigations are currently in progress,” police added.

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