OFFICE OF THE STATION COMMANDER : TABLE VIEW
21 MAY 2019
THREE ARRESTED FOR ROBBERY IN TABLE VIEW
TABLE VIEW – Three suspects were apprehended after they robbed a victim whilst he was sleeping in the road in Athens Road, Table View.
The destitute man claimed that the incident happened shortly after 22:00 on Monday, 20 May 2019 when he woke up, noticing that three unknown suspects were searching him. One was armed with a knife. The suspects took his boots and cell phone, before fleeing. He managed to get a good description of the suspects.
Table View Police responded to the robbery complaint and shared information with other role players. A search started for the suspects, and members from a security company noticed the trio in Blaauwberg Road. The police was informed, and they rushed to the area, where the suspects were found in possession of the stolen property and knife. They were arrested and taken to Table View Police Station, where they will be detained until their first court appearance on Wednesday, 22 May 2019.
Table View Station Commander, Colonel Lindiwe Dyantyi has welcomed the arrest of the 24-, 29- and 46-year-old suspects from Atlantis and has expressed gratitude towards all the role players involved in the apprehension of the suspects.
Captain Adriana Chandler