Knife-wielding robber swiftly arrested in East London

OCTOBER 14, 2016

An East London man is expected in court on Friday after he was arrested by members of the East London K9 Unit for robbery at Macbeth Road, Morningside.

"The suspect robbed the victim at knife point.

"The suspect spotted the police and fled into the bush," said East London police.

"One of the K9 members utilised his dog to search for the suspect. The suspect was traced and arrested."

He was charged for robbery and detained at Cambridge SAPS for his court appearance.