Fri, 22 Jan 2021

Residents scramble for money following cash-in-transit bombing

"The incident occurred between 19:00 and 19:30. It is reported that a motorist was shot and wounded by a stray bullet during the shooting. She was taken to hospital for medical attention. The woman was slightly injured so she is reported to be okay," said Muridili.

Police are appealing to anyone with information regarding the heist to call the SAPS Crime Stop number on 08600 10111 or send a tip-off on the MySAPS App.

Muridili said: "It is alleged that a security truck was travelling from Alice towards Dimbaza/Chungwa direction when suspects in a bakkie started shooting at it until it came to a halt. It is further alleged that the suspects used explosives to bomb the truck. They fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of money."

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