ZIMBABWE – An 18-YEAR-OLD Mbare man was arrested after he was found in possession of 18 sachets of mbanje.
Trust Madhuno pleaded guilty when he appeared before Mbare magistrate Kudzai Zihove charged with possession of dangerous drugs.
Madhuno will be back in court after community vetting has been done.
The State led by Yvonne Gurira proved that on February 25, three police officers were on patrol.
One police officer saw Madhuno selling mbanje to an individual and he decided to make further investigations.
Madhuno continued and when another man came to buy mbanje from him all three police officers approached him.
When Madhuno discovered that the police were coming in his direction he fled and hid in a maize field.
The police chased after him and found him hiding in a maize field in possession of 18 sachets of mbanje.
Madhuno confessed to the police that he had been selling mbanje leading to his arrest.