Rosebank supermarket robbed by thieves dressed as guards

2015-06-22 21:18
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Johannesburg - The Woolworths in Rosebank Mall in Johannesburg, was robbed by three men on Monday morning, Gauteng police said.

"This morning, three suspects robbed a supermarket of an undisclosed amount of cash," spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Katlego Mogale said.

"It is alleged that the suspects gained entry to the supermarket through the goods receiving entrance where they held the security guards at gunpoint. The suspects were wearing security guards' uniforms and the third was wearing the supermarket's uniform."

The three men proceeded to steal money.

 A commotion was caused when the men sought to flee the scene. 

"No injuries were reported and shots were fired. The suspects are still at large," Mogale said.

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