Six house robbers caught red handed

2015-03-16 22:38

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Cape Town - Six men were arrested during a house robbery in Durbanville, Cape Town, on Monday morning, Western Cape police said.

A vehicle tracking company followed a hijacked car to a house in Franshoek Road around 11:00 and called police, Colonel Tembinkosi Kinana said.

Police found a house robbery in progress and a domestic worked that had been tied up. Three men were arrested and a firearm confiscated. Another three men were arrested in a rented car and a second gun was confiscated.

The six would appear in the Bellville Magistrate's Court on charges of house robbery, possession of an unlicensed firearm, and of a hijacked car.

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