Tebogo Msimanga |
Two suspects between the age of 25 and 26 were arrested on Wednesday morning at Dobsonville, Soweto for business robbery and murder.
It is alleged that six suspects robbed Skipper Bar shop at corner De Villiers and Klein Street ,Johannesburg CBD on the 28th of October 2020 at 17:00.
Three suspects entered the shop pretending to be customers and pointed people inside with firearms and forced to lie down on the floor. They took an undisclosed amount of money and shot a 30- year-old security who later died at the hospital.
One suspect was shot at and taken to hospital where he was treated and discharged. He is still in custody.Three suspects are still at large and police investigation is underway.
Johannesburg Central Station Commander Brigadier Perumal said suspects can run but cannot hide forever . “Sooner or later the long arm of the law will apprehend them.|”
The two suspects will appear at the Johannesburg Magistrate Court on Thursday, 12 November 2020.