Klerksdorp – 2 suspects aged 36 and 28 have been arrested in connection with a business robbery which occurred at Chatz Connect Vodacom, Klerksdorp on the 01st Oct 2018 at 09:00.
It is alleged the complainant was with clients when plus minus 4 unknown men entered the store with firearms. They demanded to be shown the office while hitting the complainant with the firearm. They robbed her of jewellery, one of the clients was also robbed of his cellphone and wallet before the suspects fled on a White Toyota Corolla. The complainant handed her firearm to a client who chased the suspects and fired shots at the suspects’ vehicle. A swift response by various units of the SAPS such as TRT, Airwing, Detectives and Vispol led to the arrest of suspects at Khuma. One of the suspects was found with a firearm, the wallet belonging to a client was also found as well as the Corolla. One of the suspects sustained injuries and was taken to Tshepong hospital. The other suspect is in custody and is expected to appear before Klerksdorp magistrate court on the 03rd Oct 2018 to face charges of business robbery. Investigation continues.