Tonota businesswoman robbed at gunpoint

Thieves attacked a Tonota businesswoman
Thieves attacked a Tonota businesswoman

FRANCISTOWN: Three men have robbed a 65-year-old Tonota businesswoman at both gun- and knifepoint of a Mazda 6 vehicle, four smartphones, and cash.

Tonota Police Station commander, Oteng Ngada said the three men allegedly robbed the victim at her home wielding a gun and knives.

He said the trio made off with four cell phones, P2,000 cash and the complainant's Mazda 6 which was later abandoned along the A1 Highway near Francistown. He said the victim did not sustain any injuries.

Editor's Comment
Urgent call: Stop the killing!

The previous week, we had an article about a police officer shooting his wife, and turning the gun on himself, whilst he died, his wife survived and is still in the hospital.Sadly that was not the only article we carried on intimate partner killings. There was the Francistown case, where a young woman allegedly stabbed her ‘former boyfriend’ and many others which were reported throughout the week.As all the reports were coming in, a Botswana...

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