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Uitenhage woman robbed in her home by armed men

Nov 14, 2018
Uitenhage woman robbed in her home by armed men

Police in Uitenhage are searching for three armed suspects after they allegedly robbed a woman in her home in KwaNobuhle, Uitenhage, on Tuesday.

"The 39-year-old woman alleged that three men, one armed with a firearm and others with knives, forced open a lounge door of her house in Hintsa Street, KwaNobuhle on Tuesday, at around 9pm," said police spokesperson, Sergeant Majola Nkohli.

"It is said that a victim was held at gunpoint.

"The suspects stole a television set before fleeing the scene on foot." 

He said that no person was injured during the incident.

"Anyone with information that could lead to the arrest of the suspects is urged to contact the nearest police station or anonymously share information via Crime Stop 08600 10111."

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