Customers shot in supermarket robbery

2013-04-07 14:40

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Pretoria - A shop owner and three customers were wounded in an armed robbery at a supermarket in Sunnyside in Pretoria, police said on Sunday.

"Five suspects entered the College Supermarket and demanded cash," said Captain Pinky Tsinyane.

The incident happened just after 20:00 on Saturday.

She said it was unclear if there had been an argument, but the robbers then opened fire.

Three of the customers were injured and the owner critically injured.

All four were taken to hospital.

Police are now searching for the robbers who fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash.

They are believed to have been driving a white Toyota Corolla.

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