Pastor held hostage

Pastor held hostage
Published: 20 March 2017 (452 Views)

A ZAOGA pastor and his family were allegedly held hostage at their Norton house by four men, who robbed them of valuables.

Prosper Nyamana, Wiltry Shereni, T. Garikai and Tendai Chinembiri appeared before Norton magistrate Never Diza charged with robbery.

They were remanded to March 30 on bail.

Allegations are that on March 16 around 1am the four forced entry into the pastor's house.

The State alleges that they then assaulted the pastor and his family using iron bars demanding cash and valuables.

It is further alleged that the pastor then showed them US$840, which was under the bed mattress.

The court heard that the four men took two cellphones belonging to the pastor.

They tied their victims’ hands and legs and used a hot iron to burn them before fleeing the scene.

Besta Chihombori represented the State.



- bmetro

Tags: Zaoga, Pastor, Hostage,
 0

You May Like These Videos

Comments

There are no comments.

Latest stories

Ramaphosa forgives Peter Ndoro for 'killing' him

by BBC | 23 February 2018 | 17 Views

South Sudan to hang former South African colonel

by BBC | 23 February 2018 | 12 Views

British couple kidnapped in South Africa

by AFP | 23 February 2018 | 11 Views

Zim revives fuel pipeline deal with Botswana

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 12 Views

Fresh row over command agriculture

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 12 Views

MDC-T succession war, violence and tribalism

by MUCKRAKER Twitter: @MuckrakerZim | 23 February 2018 | 9 Views

MDC-T violence simply barbaric, unacceptable

by Faith Zaba | 23 February 2018 | 9 Views

Mudzuri seeks legal opinion

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 12 Views

Chamisa digs in

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 10 Views

MDC-T succession battles more political than constitutional

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 10 Views

Mugabe says, 'Mnangagwa government is illegal'

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 15 Views

'Lacoste cabal' has captured MDC-T

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 12 Views

What ZRP had to say about yesterday's shooting and riots

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 19 Views

'How G40's power-grab plan collapsed'

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 71 Views

Looting at Tsvangirai's burial

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 70 Views

'Zacc cops' kidnap RDC boss, demand ransom

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 49 Views

Woman dies after testimony in church

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 62 Views

Sangoma unleashes baboon on defaulting clients?

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 49 Views

Man drops abusive wife for sweet 16

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 32 Views

Bulawayo Bomber ventures into acting

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 31 Views

Bosso, Dembare rekindle rivalry in ZNA final

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 29 Views

You are not good in bed'. . . hubby's mistress tells pregnant woman

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 46 Views

Man impregnates stepdaughter

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 28 Views

Sangoma reverses menstrual spell, fined $200, cow for witchcraft

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 27 Views

Hubby's 'all-night prayers' shake marriage

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 30 Views

Pirate taxi hits, kills Grade 2 pupil

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 27 Views

Legalisation of shebeens: Who benefits the most?

by Langalakhe Mabena/Nkosilodumo Ndebele | 23 February 2018 | 29 Views

Hubby forces wife to sleep in kitchen

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 30 Views

Busted cheat pummels wife

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 31 Views

Bulawayo producer making headlines in Jozi

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 24 Views

Outrage over shebeen legalisation

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 27 Views

Chiefs find base in Luveve

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 25 Views

Coach fined for indecent assault

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 24 Views

WATCH: Obert Mpofu, Mliswa clash

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 33 Views

2017 civil service bonus dates announced

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 25 Views

Contaminated fuel shuts filling station

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 14 Views

Deven Engineering slapped with $300,000 lawsuit

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 28 Views

Zanu-PF youths exude confidence

by Staff reporter | 23 February 2018 | 14 Views