Two ‘robbers’ arrested

2020-01-21 06:01

Police arrested two men in Town Centre on Saturday 11 January at 06:10.

According to reports, the complainant was buying from a shop in Third Avenue and was about to take his change when two men, who were also in the shop, grabbed his money.

One of the suspects pointed a firearm at the victim and told him to walk out of the shop with them. The suspects then took the victim’s cellphone and wallet. The complainant saw police and pointed out the suspects who were arrested, and the victim’s belongings were returned.

The suspects, aged 19 and 30, face charges relating to possession of a stolen cellphone and possession of an imitation firearm.

NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
/News
Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.