Zimbabwe man shot dead in mobile phone robbery

Captain Steven Marais said the man from Zimbabwe was walking with a woman when he was accosted by four men.

The men fired a shot and the couple tried to run away. However the man was grabbed and pulled into the bushes by the robbers.

More shots were heard.

When police were called onto the scene they found the victim with multiple gunshot wounds. Only his cellphone had been taken.

No arrests have been made.

A case of murder and armed robbery was opened. – Sapa