Armed robbers in cash in transit heist outside Spar

2011-03-18 00:00

A CASH in transit heist upset an otherwise normal morning at the large Moodley’s Spar in Roseneath, near Craigieburn yesterday.

At least four armed perpetrators intercepted two crew members of a G4F Security Company’s armoured car, who were carrying in replacement money canisters for the ATM in the store.

According to police, three canisters, containing an undisclosed sum, were stolen as were the guards’ firearms.

No shots were fired and nobody was injured.

The gang escaped in a number of vehicles, two of which were subsequently located by police. Investigations are in progress.

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