“Fugitive former Criminal Investigations Department (CID) officer, Jaison Muvhevhi, was arrested in dramatic fashion in Mozambique yesterday where he had escaped after fatally shooting three people including workmates on Friday.
Muvhevhi has been on the run since Friday.
He escaped a shootout with police in Rusape on Saturday before fleeing into the mountains.
The search for Muvhevhi included soldiers assisted by a helicopter from the Air Force of Zimbabwe and the police Canine Section with police describing him as armed and dangerous.
Police identified his victims as Crispen Mubvana Kanerusine (62), of Zinzombe village, a Johane Masowe sect leader, Inspector Maxwell Hove (43) of ZRP Hwedza Camp and Munashe Mujanhi (20), of Mujanhi village, Hwedza.
He also shot and critically injured Detective Constable Tendai Mugova who had attempted to arrest him.