Sunday 18 August, 2019

Two held for robbing doubles man

Two people are expected to appear in court after they robbed a doubles man on Wednesday.

However, within minutes of the robbery, they were held by police.

The incident took place around 10 am on Wednesday at Massahood Junction, Fyzabad.

Two men reportedly ran up to Johnny’s Doubles and announced a hold up.

They then grabbed a quantity of cash and attempted to flee the scene.

However, citizens in the area, on observing what took place, gave chase.

At the same time, officers attached to the Child Protection Unit, were driving in the area.

The lawmen were flagged down, and the notified of what transpired.

The officers then joined in the case, and they were able to detain the suspects a short distance away.

The two suspects were found with the stolen cash in their possession and as a result they were immediately arrested and taken to the Fyzabad Police station.

 

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