No arrests made in Athlone

2019-08-01 12:25
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Athlone police are looking for suspects involved in an armed robbery of OK Mini Market in Thornton Road, Athlone yesterday (Wednesday 31 July afternoon).

According to the Athlone police spokesperson Sergeant Zita Norman, five suspects fled with a computer hard drive, five boxes of cigarettes and R15 000 cash at 14:25.

“Upon them entering the store they drew their firearms and proceeded behind the counter,” she says.

Norman confirms no shots were fired and no injuries were sustained.

Anyone with information is urged to call Athlone Police Station on 021 697 9238 or 021 697 9239


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