R3.2m found in a bin, 3 arrested after Joburg cash-in-transit robbery

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The news: Three security guards have been arrested, and more than R3.2 million in cash was recovered hidden in a dustbin after a cash-in-transit robbery near Roodeport, on Friday.

Arrested: According to the Hawks, the suspects - aged 25, 28, and 40- were arrested on Sunday, are facing murder, armed robbery, conspiracy to commit armed robbery, possession of suspected stolen money, perjury, and defeating the ends of justice charges.

What happened: It's alleged that on Friday morning, a security armoured vehicle was driving towards Roodepoort on Ontdekkers Road when they were forced to a halt by unknown men.


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