Cellular shop robbed

2017-06-16 06:00
Photo: suppliedThe getaway car found outside Kokstad.

Photo: suppliedThe getaway car found outside Kokstad.

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A CASE of business robbery was opened and is under Kokstad SAPS investigation after a cellular shop was robbed of an undisclosed amount of money, cellphones and jewellery at Rosewood Square
Shopping Complex in Kokstad last Thursday.
The suspects entered in the shop with their faces concealed, held staff at gunpoint and demanded money, cellphones and jewellery and fled.

Five suspects are still at large after a car was found abandoned by Prestige Security and police not far from the Phakade area outside Kokstad.
Prestige Security confirmed the car was found with no one inside. The security company said the car had been reported stolen from Amanzimtoti.

Police spokesperson Captain
Dumisani Ngcongo said police are tracing the suspects.
The holdup and robbery was seen by shoppers and pensioners who were collecting their grant in the complex.
No one was injured during the incident.


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