Shop robbed of cash and cellphones

Six armed men robbed a store in Rocklands at 7.10am, on Friday April 29, fleeing with R15 000 and 23 cellphones.

Mitchell’s Plain police spokes-person, Sergeant Jerome Voegt, said the men allegedly entered a cash and carry superette and pointed firearms at the employees.

“The suspects used their fire-arms to assault the people inside the shop before fleeing the scene. A case of robbery was opened for investigation. No arrests have yet been made,” he said.

Sergeant Voegt said anyone with information about the incident is asked contact Mitchell’s Plain police station on 082 777 8076 or Crime Stop on 08600 10 111.