Businessman fires gunshots at Police on a roadblock. Sources familiar with the incident told Bulawayo24.com that Tonje was in an unregistered truck when he committed the offence.
Popular Mount Darwin and Bindura businessman Lucky Kapiya of Tonje plastic company allegedly fired two shots in the air at a roadblock in Mount Darwin yesterday thereby dispersing police officers manning the block. The sources reportedly said:
Tonje fired two shots when he approached a police roadblock in Mount Darwin after firing the shots, police officers fled in different directions in fear of being shot. The police subsequently teamed up and followed his Hino truck and apprehended him.
Tonje who is reportedly a well-known drug peddler in the mining town could neither confirm nor deny the allegations when he was contacted for comment. He only said “I am too busy to comment on that issue,” hang up the phone.
Source – Pindula News