Two suspects will appear in the Wolmaransstad Magistrates’ court on Wednesday 13 June on charges of business robbery

According to police spokesperson Captain Aafje two suspects, aged 27 and 38 entered a tuck-shop and pretended to be customers. They approached the 27-year-old owner and threatened him with a knife. The suspects fled the scene in a Toyota Corolla with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The incident was reported to the police and car chase ensued between the police and the suspects’ vehicle which crashed into a tree in Tswelelang location. The men were arrested on the spot and the vehicle was seized.