Hostage drama unfolds in PE

2013-10-21 16:06
(Nielen de Klerk, News24)

(Nielen de Klerk, News24)

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Cape Town – Port Elizabeth police on Monday afternoon were negotiating with two armed men holding several people hostage in a Seaview pharmacy, Algoa FM reported.

EyeWitness News said the drama started when a robbery went wrong.

It’s not known how many hostages are being held.

Police spokesperson Stanley Jarvis told Algoa FM that they have dispatched a tactical response team to the scene.

According to EWN the two hostage-takers are refusing to surrender.

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