Detectives’ hard work pays off

2015-06-16 06:00

Months of intensive investigation finally yielded results when detectives from the Claremont police made a breakthrough and arrested a 25-year-old suspect in Gugulethu in connection with a house robbery in Mariendhal Avenue, Claremont in March.

It is alleged that three armed, unknown males entered the complainant’s house whilst he was watching television. They held up the man and his wife at gun point and robbed them of household electronic goods, jewellery, a cellphone and computer equipment. The man was assaulted by the suspects before they fled in a red Golf 6.

The arrested suspect appeared in the Wynberg Magistrates’ Court yesterday.

Further arrests are imminent and the police investigation is continuing

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