The riot police are reported to have fired warning shots into the air as it attempted to disperse crowds who had gathered to protest the fuel hikes in Epworth.
Police Fire Shots To Disperse Protesters In Epworth #ShutdownZimbabwe
There is very heavy police presence in the area as multiple water cannons have been deployed to subdue the community which has been identified as one of the bedrocks of protests.
Police have fired warning shots to disperse residents of Epworth in Zimbabwe who gathered to protest against fuel hikes #ZimShutdown #fuelcrisis #sabcnews @ephido @Sophie_Mokoena @AfricanPerspec1 pic.twitter.com/FJN8KUZtMt
— Ndundu Sithole (@ndundus) January 14, 2019