10 Aug '11, 12pm

Zimbabwe: 5 Men Arrested for Being Gay

Reports have emerged that five men have been arrested in Zimbabwe on suspicion of engaging in homosexual sex. A 55-year-old white male and four younger black “accomplices,” ages not yet released, were arrested in Harare on allegations of committing sexual immorality, it emerged Tuesday. Reports the Zimbabwe Mail : The incident which has left Domboshava residents in shock came to light when a bottle store owner suspected that something was wrong after seeing the young black men spending money in an unusual manner leading him to alert the police. [...] The men are currently detained at Domboshava Police Station awaiting trial. This report originates from the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation and has then been picked up by other sites. As yet it remains the only source to have run this story, so a note of caution is worth sounding. Zimbabwe criminalizes homosexuality under co...

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