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Search for suspects following cellphone shop robbery in Humansdorp

May 4, 2018
Search for suspects following cellphone shop robbery in Humansdorp

Police in Humansdorp are investigating a case of business robbery after three armed suspects, allegedly entered a cellphone shop and ordered the employees to hand over cellphones from a store in the Main Road of Humansdorp at about 11:00 on Thursday.

"In our relentless fight to solve incidents of Trio Crimes in the Humansdorp policing area, detectives are currently following up on information and all possible leads in an attempt to apprehend the culprits," described police spokesperson, Captain Gerda Swart.

"It is further alleged that the three armed suspects fled from the scene in a grey VW Polo with several cellphones."

The South African Police Service appealed to business owners to be more vigilant of any suspicious behaviour and to increase their security measures at their business premises. 

"Anyone who might be able to assist with information, may contact SAPS Humansdorp at 042 200 4700 or Crime Stop number 08600 10111."