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Stolen vehicle founded abandoned following South End house robbery

Aug 6, 2018
Stolen vehicle founded abandoned following South End house robbery

Port Elizabeth police recovered a stolen silver Ford Fiesta just hours after it was stolen during a house robbery in South End on Saturday morning.

"It is alleged that at about 00:30 while the 28-year-old complainant was asleep in her Pier Street home in South End, she heard a noise in the lounge," said police spokesperson, Col Priscilla Naidu.

"As came out to investigate, she saw two men who rushed after her to her bedroom.

"Her hands were tied and they ransacked the place loading all the stuff in her vehicle.

"A Sumsung phone, TV, play station and microwave were among items taken."

The vehicle was later found abandoned in Struandale.

"No arrest was made."

Police are investigating a case of house robbery.