Below is the official statement by Mall of the South and a correction of information previously posted by South Africa Today with title: Steers at Mall of the South robbed by six men
STATEMENT- MALL OF THE SOUTH
RE. Fast Food staff robbery at Mall of the South, evening of Thursday 05.05.2016
Three staff members from Steers and Debonair’s were robbed at 19:32 on Thursday evening as they proceeded to their storeroom in the back passage.
Two suspects followed the staff to the storeroom whereby they were robbed of R3000 cash that was carried by the staff members and 2 personal mobile phones.
A full investigation was done and contrary to incorrect information published on public forums; Security and SAPS conducted a proper investigation to ensure the safety of our shoppers and tenants before a statement was issued. We can confirm there was a firearm presented by one of the suspects.
Due to the sensitivity of the investigation more details cannot be disclosed at this time.
Clear footage was obtained from the CCTV cameras of the suspects and the incident, all information will be handed to SAPS.
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