Robbery: Teens lose phones

2008-10-17 00:00

A teenage girl and her friends were robbed at their residence at Coronation Road, Scottsville, on Thursday evening.

Siphesihle Zama (19) was with two friends when three armed men entered through the unlocked front door and demanded cash and valuables.

One of the men was armed with a gun and the other two carried knives. The men fled with a laptop, three Samsung cellphones, one Nokia cellphone and three wallets.

No shots were fired.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Detective Inspector Mandlenkosi Khanyile at 033 845 7747 or 084 236 2263.

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