A shootout between police officers and suspected criminals following a high-speed chase ended up the woman’s death in Beira City on Friday last week. During this episode, one of the alleged perpetrators was shot and wounded by the police patrol officers.
The whole drama happened on Friday night in the Manga area when the agents of the Sofala and Manica Criminal Investigation Services shot dead a woman and wounded her alleged accomplice on the leg and shoulder.
It is known that at the same time the police of the Manica province arrested a number of individuals who supposedly belong to the same criminal group.
The incident caused the huge traffic jam at the road leading to the airport in Beira City.