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Mbanje grower jailed 5 years

by Simbarashe Sithole
20 Nov 2020 at 09:06hrs | Views
A 36-YEAR-OLD Shamva cannabis grower was sentenced to 5 years behind bars yesterday by Bindura provincial magistrate Tinashe Ndokera.

Chenjerai Zebron pleaded guilty to the charge.

The court heard that on November 17 the police received a tip-off that Zebron was selling dagga, they pounced on his house and found him packing the dagga in 2 x 50 kgs sacks.

He was asked to produce a license which he failed to produce.

The police quizzed him on who is the supplier is and he told them he was a grower.

He led the police to his garden where he was forced to uproot 533 plants of dagga.

They arrested him and sent him to court.

Source - Byo24News

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