SOUTH AFRICAN POLICE SERVICE GAUTENG
29 June 2019
POLICE HAVE LAUNCHED A MANHUNT FOR SUSPECTS AFTER A SECURITY GUARD WAS FATALLY SHOT DURING A BUSINESS ROBBERY
Police are searching for a gang of armed suspects that robbed Dion Wired Shop and fatally shot an ADT security guard at Woodmead Retail Park this morning at approximately 10:30
It is alleged that 7 to 10 suspects who were armed with rifles and pistols entered at Dion Wired Shop and pointed the stuff and customers with firearms.
The suspects then took undisclosed number of cellphones and robbed customers their cellphones, wedding rings and wrist watches.
As the suspects were getting out of the shops, they met an ADT security guard who was responding and they shot him on the upper body. He was certified dead at the scene.
Police have launched a manhunt for the suspects who are said to be driving four different cars , which are 2 white Toyota Corolla sedans, 1 single cap Toyota bakkie and a Hyundai SUV.
Police are appealing to anyone who might have information that might help apprehend the suspects to please call the nearest police station or call crime stop number