2 arrested after robbing twice

2015-09-01 06:00

Two men have been arrested following two armed robberies in Strandfontein.

Warrant Officer Franklin de Villiers, visible policing head at the station, says the robbery occurred on Tuesday morning last week.

“A bread delivery driver was robbed of an undisclosed amount of money after being threatened with a firearm in the Old Strandfontein area. The perpetrators then proceeded to rob a woman of her cellphone,” he says.

Strandfontein police were alerted to the incidents and managed to arrest the two suspects with the help of residents.

A stolen grey Volvo was also recovered.

The suspects have subsequently appeared in court on related charges.

De Villiers thanks the community of Strandfontein who assisted in the apprehension of these suspects

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