Reported at 11.30am: BREAKING NEWS: Sebenza SAPS confirms shooting in Modderfontein
Reports on social media of a cash-in-transit heist in Modderfontein have not been confirmed by the SAPS.
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Sebenza SAPS spokesperson, Sergeant Sharon Tsotsotso told the NEWS that she is a aware of a shooting in the area.
She could not confirm whether there was a CIT.
Tsotsotso said the shooting occurred near Thornhill Manor Retirment Village on Valley Road.
The NEWS’ journalist, Stephan Lehman, is on his way to the scene.
This is a developing story.
@PigSpotter sounds like cash in transit heist robbery happening on Modderfontein road now stay away. Sounds like a warzone.
— Simon Taylor (@SimonT141) February 8, 2019
Please send updates on heist happening on modderfontein rd in greenstone. Just got a msg from our area .
— Bonita (@Bonita01936404) February 8, 2019
@crimeairnetwork currently a shootout outside Thornhill Estate, Modderfontein
— Susan Abell (@AbellSusanE) February 8, 2019
Any idea about gunshots around greenstone hill area.@Abramjee @SAPoliceService @BedfordEdenvale
— Thabiso (@thaby26) February 8, 2019
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