Shoppers assured of security after robbery at Baywest Mall

OCTOBER 10, 2015

Port Elizabeth police are reportedly investigating a case of robbery after two patrons at the Baywest Mall's Ice Rink were later robbed at knifepoint at the Mall's parking lot on Thursday evening.

The suspect managed to flee with a pair of ice skates, while the entire incident was captured on the Mall's CCTV camera's.

The footage has since been handed over to the police to assist in their investigations.

Baywest Mall assured patrons and shoppers of their safety as it has 230 high-tech CCTV cameras monitoring the Mall precinct. Another 32 new cameras are to be installed in the coming weeks.

The Mall has also involved the police for extra security during peak hours.