Rob­bery at Cresta foiled, 4 held

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FOUR men were ar­rested out­side Cresta shop­ping cen­tre in Rand­burg yes­ter­day be­fore they could com­mit a rob­bery, Gaut­eng po­lice said. Spokesper­son Cap­tain Kay Makhubele said the four were in a white hatch­back ve­hi­cle driv­ing to­wards the shop­ping cen­tre when po­lice be­came sus­pi­cious and fol­lowed them. When the reached the short drive­way into the mall, they spot­ted the po­lice and jumped out. The po­lice caught two of them and se­cu­rity guards an­other. The fourth fired at po­lice as he tried to get away and was shot in the foot. Two un­li­censed firearms were seized. – ANA

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