Sus­pect shot dead

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A SUS­PECTED bank rob­ber was shot dead in Ton­gaat and five oth­ers fled when cor­nered by po­lice. They were al­legedly try­ing to break into a bank af­ter they failed in an at­tempt to steal from an ATM.

When Ton­gaat po­lice re­sponded, one sus­pect lunged at them with a knife. He was shot in the chest.

Charges of busi­ness bur­glary, at­tempted mur­der are be­ing in­ves­ti­gated.

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