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Armed robbers hit N1 City Mall and steal 14 cellphones

Cape Town - Robbers have made off with 14 cellphones after a robbery at the Foschini store in the N1 City Mall.
Foschini store manager Nikita Fredericks said four armed robbers came in and proceeded to the cellphone display.


The staff is now traumatised,” Fredericks said.
Police are still busy with their investigation.
Police spokesperson Noloyiso Rwexana confirmed the incident, and said a business robbery case was opened for investigation by Goodwood police, that followed an incident that occurred on Sunday afternoon at a mall in Goodwood.
More at: https://www.iol.co.za/capeargus/news/armed-robbers-hit-n1-city-mall-and-steal-14-cellphones-35516523
 

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WATCH: Seven arrested following shootout over alleged robbery at Promenade Mall

. Cape Town - Seven suspects were caught, two of them were shot and injured in a shootout over an alleged robbery at Promenade Mall in Mitchells Plain Thursday morning. Police spokesperson Sergeant Noloyiso Rwexana said Mitchells Plain police responded swiftly and stopped robbers in their tracks following a business robbery that was perpetrated at a cellular telephone shop in a mall in Mitchells Plain.

MMore at : https://www.iol.co.za/capeargus/news/watch-seven-arrested-following-shootout-over-alleged-robbery-at-promenade-mall-36813899
 

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One killed, guard injured in dramatic shoot-out at East Rand shopping centre

A suspected robber was killed and a security guard wounded in a shoot-out after a robbery at a jewellery store at Bedford Centre in Ekurhuleni on Sunday, police said. Police spokesperson Brig Mathapelo Peters said three armed men entered the jewellery store and demanded watches from the staff. Peters said security guards who responded to the call were met with several shots from the suspects.
More at : https://www.timeslive.co.za/amp/news/south-africa/2019-11-24-one-killed-guard-injured-in-dramatic-shoot-out-at-east-rand-shopping-centre
 
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Four men arrested after sports shop robbed at The Glen Shopping Centre in Joburg

Four men were arrested for allegedly robbing a sports goods store at The Glen Shopping Centre on Thursday.


According to police spokesperson Captain Mavela Masondo, officers spotted the men loading bags into a vehicle near Oakdene, Johannesburg.

When the police officers confronted the men, they fled. The officers chased and cornered the men after their getaway vehicle crashed on the corner of Comaro and Boundary roads.

Masondo said the men then ran away, but were later caught and arrested.


More at : https://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/four-men-arrested-after-sports-shop-robbed-at-the-glen-shopping-centre-in-joburg-20200130
 

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Could imagine the EFF: We don't have a crime problem we have an entrapment problem. These jewellery stores need to be nationalised or shut down.




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Armed robbers hit Durban shopping centre

Shoppers at The Atrium in Durban on Thursday ran for cover when gunmen stormed a jewellery store.


KwaZulu-Natal police spokesperson Col Thembeka Mbele said there was a shooting and robbery at the shopping centre.


“We can confirm a shooting today at 13:47 (1.47pm), where a group of armed suspects entered the business premises on Ridge Road in Overport and held the employees.

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Suspected robber shot in neck, another caught by police dog at Baywest Mall

Port Elizabeth police have foiled an early-morning robbery attempt at Baywest Shopping Mall. During the incident in the early hours on Monday, one suspect was shot in the neck and another apprehended after being bitten by a police dog. Three others managed to escape. The heist happened at about 3.45am on Monday while security guards were doing a cash collection inside the centre.
More at : https://www.heraldlive.co.za/news/2020-02-17-suspected-robber-shot-in-neck-another-caught-by-police-dog-at-baywest-mall/
 

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Two men arrested following jewellery heist at KZN mall

Two people have been arrested in connection with an armed robbery at a jewellery store in Amanzimtoti, south of Durban, on Tuesday. According to police, the men held up employees at a store in a local mall and stole jewellery and an undisclosed amount of money. They fled in a car that was waiting outside the mall.
More at : https://www.timeslive.co.za/news/south-africa/2020-02-18-two-men-arrested-following-jewellery-heist-at-kzn-mall/
 
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