Gang raid computer shop

2014-12-12 00:00

A GANG of eight knife-wielding men stormed a computer and cellphone shop in Pietermaritzburg and stole display items on Tuesday.

It is understood that the men had rushed into the shop shortly before closing time and held the owner at knife point.

Police spokesperson Zenzele Ndlovu said the gang had moved quickly inside I.T. Zone Cellphones and Computer Shop on Thomas Street.

He said the suspects took about 10 cellphones and three laptops. The suspects searched the shop owner and took his personal cellphones and R1 800 cash from the till.

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