CRIME WRAP

2018-07-17 06:01

V Athlone: Athlone police were alerted to an armed robbery at Stables in Dawid Road, on Wednesday morning. According to police, the 50-year-old victim was walking towards her vehicle, on her way to deposit company money at the bank, when she was approached by an unknown man. The suspect pointed his firearm at the victim and demanded that she hand over her bag containing a large sum of cash. He grabbed the bag and made a getaway in his white Hyundai. Police say no shots were fired and no injuries were sustained during the incident. Anyone with information regarding the robbery is urged to call Crime Stop on 086 001 0111.

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