Police have finally tracked down a man from Lower Gweru, Zimbabwe, for breaking into 12 houses in Lookout Masuku Barracks on the outskirts of Bulawayo and stealing over $7,000 worth of property.
22-year-old Ashton Lovewell Moyo robbed the soldiers over a period of 11 months before he was finally caught.
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According to Prosecutor Kudakwashe Jaravaza, Moyo stole 18 cell phones, six laptops, and three televisions, all valued at $7,192, from nine soldiers, two policemen, and a teacher who all reside on the army base.
In court, Moyo pleaded guilty to 11 counts of unlawful entry and theft before Bulawayo Judge Gladmore Mushove.