Armed robbery at local retail store
Northam – On Thursday 5 September, three armed suspects entered a store and demanded cash.
According to police spokesperson colonel Moatshe Ngoepe, the robbers assaulted two cashiers before they fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash and cigarettes. The suspects sped off in a white Audi and a BMW.
The police were notified and reacted swiftly. The Audi was later recovered after it was involved in an accident with a taxi. No arrests have been made so far, but investigations continue.
Anyone with information that can lead to the arrest of the suspects, should please contact Crime Stop on 08600 10111 or report it to their nearest police station.