Port Elizabeth police investigate failed armed robbery at bank

JULY 17, 2015

Port Elizabeth police are investigating a case of armed robbery after a man survived a robbery at FNB Cape Road on Thursday afternoon.

Police believe that about five suspects in two cars followed the man, who cannot be identified, to the bank. As he went into the bank, he was fired at several times by the suspects.

The man suffered a slight injury during the incident.

However, the suspects fled empty-handed in a Ford Focus and a Ford Fiesta, both with Gauteng number plates.

The suspects remain at large.