WHIT­TLE­SEA

The Rep - - COUNTRYWATCH -

– Three sus­pects were ap­pre­hended by po­lice shortly after they robbed se­cu­rity guards in Whit­tle­sea over the week­end.

Po­lice spokes­woman Cap­tain Namhla Mdle­leni said the guards were load­ing up money last Fri­day at 5pm when they were ap­proached by three armed men. The men grabbed a guard’s fiream and a trunk con­tain­ing cash.

Dur­ing the rob­bery, a se­cu­rity guard and a passer-by were wounded.

The po­lice ar­rived on the scene and gave chase, with three men ar­rested.

Cases of at­tempted mur­der and armed rob­bery are be­ing in­ves­ti­gated.

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