Chiredzi - Four Chingwizi flood victims were yesterday sentenced to five years in jail by a Chiredzi magistrate Honest Musiyiwa for burning police vehicle last year.
The four are Mike Mudyanembwa, Nyengeterai Tagwirei, Samuel Mubaiwa and Patrick Changwesha. .
Their lawyer Martin Mureri of Matutu and Mureri legal practitioners said he was going to appeal against both conviction and sentence.
"I am actually drafting an appeal as we speak. We believe they were not supposed to be convicted," Mureri told Tell Zimbabwe on Tuesday.
Liberty Hove appeared for the prosecuted.Local