Hillbrow cash heist
Abystander was reportedly injured during a cashin-transit heist in Hillbrow on Thursday afternoon. According to Emerg-G-Med paramedics‚ the civilian and a security guard were injured in the attack. The guard was reported to be in a critical condition. Pictures posted on social media suggested that it was a Fidelity truck that was targeted.
Emer-G-Med’s Jurgen Kotze says, “We sadly found one police member was deceased on arrival. A few minutes after that we were alerted to a second incident in Pretoria Street in Hillbrow where a cash-in-transit heist was taking place. All units arrived literally within minutes still when the scene was pretty hot.” It was not immediately clear whether any cash had been taken. An update from the police could not be sourced before the paper went for print.
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