Man, 71, shot, robbed in Pta

2010-03-31 21:39

Johannesburg - A 71-year-old man was shot and wounded and robbed of his car and money outside a bank in Lyttelton on Wednesday, Pretoria police said.

Two armed men confronted him while he was in his car parked outside a bank around 10:30, Captain Jan Legoabane said.

He was shot and wounded in the head while trying to fight them off. The robbers took money he had withdrawn and fled in his white bakkie.

Police were investigating an attempted murder case. The gunmen were still at large.