BUSINESS ROBBERY DIEPRIVER

Immediate Media Release – Date:  2016-10-14

BUSINESS ROBBERY DIEPRIVER

SAPS Diepriver can confirm that an ARMED Robbery took place on 2016-10-14 @ 11:15 at a business premises Star Superette in Main road ‘Diepriver.

7 males entered the café 4 of them were armed with firearms the shop owner a foreign national was pointed with a firearm and ordered to open the till register.

Cash; cigarettes; airtime and 3 cell phones were stolen. The 7 suspects fled on foot to an awaiting “taxi” in the side road.

No shots were fired and nobody was injured in the robbery. Diepriver police and detectives were on the scene and later the forensic team visited the scene.

Anyone with information can contact D/sergeant Phumlani Damba at 0217107357

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Enquiries:

Warrant Officer Keith Chandler

SAPS Diep River

Corporate Communication  /  Sector Commander / Reservists Co-ordinator

Contact number: 021 710 7314 / 079 894 0105

Fax2e-mail: 086 481 1679 / 086 774 6441

E-mail : diepriversaps@saps.gov.za

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