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Four armed business robbers arrested within hours of robbing shop

FEBRUARY 23, 2017
Four armed business robbers arrested within hours of robbing shop

Four men, between the ages of 18-22, are expected to appear in court on Monday after they were arrested on Thursday by Willowvale police for armed business robbery.

"The suspects are all implicated in the business robbery of a trading store. The suspects are alleged to have robbed the shop owner of undisclosed amount of money and tobacco," said police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

"The business robbery was committed on Wednesday, at about 14:00, at Lower Gwadu Village, Willowvale.

"The suspects were armed with firearms and knives."

Captain Manatha said that no one was injured during the robbery.

"The suspects will appear before the Willowvale Magistrate's Court on Monday."