Only two witnesses left in US bankcards ‘theft case’

Barclays Bank ATMs were among those used by the suspects to withdraw money
Barclays Bank ATMs were among those used by the suspects to withdraw money

FRANCISTOWN: The state is left with only two witnesses in a case in which two Zimbabwean men allegedly stole money from American bank customers, says the prosecution.

The state alleges that Tendai Gwatu, 27, and Godfrey Marecha, 28, were found in possession of P125,923,80, suspected to be proceeds of stolen property in April 2012 in Francistown.

The state also alleges that the accused were found in possession of 14 debit cards belonging to Bank Corp customers in the United States of America (US) that they used to withdraw money from Barclays Bank and First National Bank Automated Teller Machines (ATMs).

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