Soweto cellphone shop robbed

2013-07-04 22:18

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Johannesburg - A cellphone shop has been robbed of an undisclosed amount of money and cellphones at the Protea Glen Mall in Soweto, police said on Thursday.

"Three armed men entered the shop on Thursday afternoon and forced the staff into a room," police spokesperson Kay Makhubela said.

"They then demanded keys to the safe and took out a number of cellphones and cash."

Police found their getaway car parked in a yard in Bram Fischerville.

A man sitting in the car was taken in for questioning, said Makhubela.

"At this stage we are not sure whether he took part in the robbery or not. He is being questioned. The investigation is continuing."

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