Suspect arrested

2017-03-22 06:03

The suspect who had allegedly fatally shot a cash-in-transit security guard at close-range at the Twin City Mall in Bloemfontein was arrested on Thursday, 9 March.

The arrest was carried out by the Free State police’s task team, which pounced on the suspect at his home in Rocklands, Bloemfontein.

Col. Thandi Mbambo, provincial police spokesperson, said the victim had been killed in broad daylight.

The suspect had fled the scene in a getaway car without taking the money. Mbambo said the suspect faced a murder charge.

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