Rob­bers kill woman

Pretoria News Weekend - - NEWS -

A WOMAN was shot dead and armed men made off with undis­closed amount of money after rob­bing a cash van in Rusten­burg yes­ter­day, North West po­lice say.

“Four heav­ily armed men made off with an undis­closed amount of money after a shoot-out with SBV per­son­nel,” said po­lice spokesper­son Sergeant Ofentse Mok­gadi.

SBV of­fi­cers had been about to load money into ATMs on Pres­i­dent Thabo Mbeki Drive when the gun­men at­tacked. “A 55-year-old woman was hit by what ap­pears to be a stray bul­let and later died in hospi­tal,” Mok­gadi said.

Po­lice are in­ves­ti­gat­ing. – ANA

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