Pub robbers shoot man in Cape Town hijacking

2017-03-13 05:54
(File, News24)

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Cape Town - A motorist was shot by fleeing robbers following a heist in Table View on Sunday.

Police spokesperson Sergeant Noloyiso Rwexana said a trio of suspects hit a pub in Porterfield Road at 11:00.

At gunpoint, the robbers demanded cash and escaped with an undisclosed amount of money.

During their escape, Rwexana said, the men hijacked a vehicle parked nearby.

“Two shots were fired and a man whose car was hijacked was shot and wounded,” she confirmed.

No arrests have been made, and police are investigating cases of attempted murder, business robbery and hijacking.

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