Two Centane men arrested for armed house robbery

BY ZANDISIWE POLTIN - NOVEMBER 30, 2015

Two men from Centane, aged 25 and 26, were, over the weekend, arrested by the local police for house robbery at the town’s France Location, in Msintsana Village.

Police said the suspects, were both armed - one with a knife and the other with a firearm, allegedly demanded money, liquor and bank cards from a 59 year-old local shop owner on Thursday night.

During their arrest, police managed to recover some of the stolen items.

Both suspects are expected to appear before the Centane Magistrate Court on Monday on charges of house robbery.