Jan 27, 2022

Mawazo Writing Africa

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Gunmen cut open safe to rob traffic department of cash

Armed robbers escaped with cash after breaking into Transport Authority offices in Mpumalanga and handcuffing security forces.

The robbery took place on Wednesday evening in the Belfast Tourist Office.

“Four armed men forced their way into the premises and handcuffed the security forces. They then went to the safe, cut it open, took an undisclosed amount of cash and fled,” police spokesman Brig Selvy Mohlala said. “The matter has been reported to the police and a business robbery case has been opened.”

A search is underway for the suspects.< /p>

Police have asked anyone with information on the suspects’ whereabouts to contact Warrant Officer Shane Coetzee on 0845104761 or call the Crime Stop number on 08600 10111. Alternatively, information can be passed on via MYSAPSAPP.