Cops foil robbery, shoot two robbers in Limpopo

2015-09-16 11:36
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Polokwane - Limpopo police shot and injured two suspected robbers and foiled a cash loan business robbery in Giyani on Tuesday.

The police pounced after receiving a tip-off that the company was being targeted.

"Shots were fired at the police, and we returned fire. In the process, two of [the suspected robbers] were shot and injured, one in the thigh and other in the arm," said police spokesperson Colonel Ronel Otto.

Two people were arrested.

The injured suspects were under police guard in hospital.

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