ROBBERY IN TABLE VIEW
On Monday, 18 March 2019 shortly after 04:00 the complainant was walking down North Road in Table View on his way to work when he was accosted by two unknown men. One was armed with a firearm and the other with a knife. The assailants took a laptop, cell phone, wallet and tablet before fleeing the scene.
The complainant was not injured during the incident, only in shock. No arrests have been made.
The South African Police Service issues the following warning: When walking during the early hours of the morning, take extra caution; be aware of your surroundings; change your routine (if you walk the same route every morning, change it to an alternative); when approached and threatened, do not start an argument or retaliate; take a good description of the suspects and report the incident as soon as possible to the police by calling 10111.