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Manhunt launched after Joubertina tavern robbed

Jul 20, 2019
Manhunt launched after Joubertina tavern robbed

Humansdorp - The South African Police Service in Joubertina have launched a manhunt for a group of suspects, who allegedly robbed a liquor store in the town on Friday.

According to police information, the incident happened next to the R62, Misgund (Joubertina area) at 15:30.

"It is alleged that the three males entered the shop and one of the suspects assaulted the shopkeeper with a piece of iron," said police spokesperson, Captain Gerda Swart.

"The suspects then took an undisclosed amount of cash from the cash register and fled on foot from the scene.

"Detectives are following up on all possible leads and an arrest is imminent."

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