Police nail shop robbers

2016-06-10 12:50

Johannesburg - Five suspects who robbed a shop in Westdene, Johannesburg were arrested in Kingsway Avenue on Friday, police said.

After the robbery, the shop owner informed police officers that drove past about a white Mercedes that robbed his shop, Captain Kay Makhubela said.

The robbers took an undisclosed amount of money, airtime and cigarettes.

Police tracked the suspects down in Kingsway Avenue, close to Campus Square.

Three unlicensed firearms and all the stolen goods were recovered. 

The suspects are aged between 30 to 39. 

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