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Manhunt for armed gang that robbed a Uitenhage business on Sunday

Mar 11, 2019
Manhunt for armed gang that robbed a Uitenhage business on Sunday

The South African Police Service in Uitenhage, in co-operation with detectives from the Uitenhage Cluster Operational Command Centre, launched a manhunt following a business robbery in Melbrooks Avenue, Uitenhage, on Sunday, at about 09:00.
 
"It is alleged that a group armed males forcefully entered the premises of the business and threatened the security officers on duty," said police spokesperson, Captain Gerda Swart.

"The suspects took several brand new flatscreen TV sets from a storeroom and fled in a white Nissan Hardbody.

"No one was injured during the robbery."

Uitenhage police appeal for leads in tracking down robbery suspects

She said that Uitenhage Cluster detectives are investigating a case of armed robbery and detectives are following up on all possible leads. 
 
"Anyone who might be able to assist with any information, may contact Detective Warrant Officer Wouter Verwey on 084 846 2273 or Crime Stop number 08600 10111."

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