Security guard attacked, school raided, Bushbuckridge

South African Police Service

Security guard attacked, school raided, Bushbuckridge
Security guard attacked, school raided, Bushbuckridge

Bushbuckridge police have launched a manhunt for suspects following a business robbery incident at Letshele Secondary School in Majembeni near Bushbuckridge on Thursday, 16 September 2021.

It is said that in the evening of that day, a group of about five suspects entered the said school where they held a security guard hostage, tied him before stealing about 30 Acer computers, Samsung TV set, two Acer CPU, four laptops, one wooden door as well as food grocery meant for a feeding scheme at school.

Thereafter the suspects are said to have fled the scene with the stolen items, leaving behind the security guard still tied and he was rescued by another guard the next morning.

The matter was then reported to the police at Bushbuckridge where an investigation began hence the manhunt.

The police at Bushbuckridge appeal to members of the public to assist with information regarding this incident or the whereabouts of the suspects by contacting Detective Lieutenant Colonel Elizabeth Bhiya on 0726377947 or call the Crime Stop number on 08600 10111, alternatively send information via MYSAPS APP.

All information will be treated as confidential and callers may opt to remain anonymous.

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SOURCESouth African Police Service