Cash in transit vehicle bombed, policeman injured, Acornhoek

South African Police Service

Cash in transit vehicle bombed, policeman injured, Acornhoek
Cash in transit vehicle bombed, policeman injured, Acornhoek. Photo: Crime watch

On 24 February 2018, at about 15:00, a daring gang of about 15 suspects driving in two cars, a BMW as well as a Toyota bakkie fired shots at a cash in transit vehicle that was passing Casteel area near Acornhoek and bombed it then took an undisclosed amount of cash.

According to information, the police who responded to the incident, became involved in a shootout with the criminals however in the process, their vehicle lost control and plunged into a ditch. Further information suggest that the suspects were using AK47 rifles.

We do not know whether any of the suspects was shot however none of the police members were injured.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is requested to contact Brigadier Obed Ngwenya at 082 824 6456 or Crime Stop at 0860010111.

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SOURCESouth African Police Service