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Toy gun robbers arrested for East London and Duncan Village robberies

Mar 12, 2019
Toy gun robbers arrested for East London and Duncan Village robberies

Suspects positively linked to the Business Robberies that recently took place in the East London CBD and Duncan Village area 

Duncan Village Visible police and OCC members embarked on an intelligent driven operation and arrested five male suspects in Duncan village that led to the recovery of a toy gun hidden inside the B&B at St Paul's Street.

"Also cell phones and dangerous weapons were recovered," said police spokesperson, Captain Hazel Mqala.

"All five male suspects between the ages of 25 and 37 years of age are positively linked to the Business Robberies that recently took place in the East London CBD and Duncan Village area."

East London robbery suspects expected in court on Wednesday

She said that all five suspects will be charged for Illegal Possession of firearm, Bussiness Robbery and Pointing of firearm.

"They will appear in the East London Magistrate's Court on Wednesday."

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