National 15.8.2016 12:27 pm

Petrol attendant wounded during robbery

THE scene where the shooting took place at a Boksburg petrol station this morning. Photograph: EMER-G-MED

THE scene where the shooting took place at a Boksburg petrol station this morning. Photograph: EMER-G-MED

Emergency services received reports of a shooting at a petrol station just after 2am.

A petrol attendant has been seriously injured during an armed robbery at a Boksburg petrol station on the East Rand early on Monday.

Emer-G-Med received reports of a shooting at a petrol station just after 2am. On arrival they found that a petrol attendant had been shot during an armed robbery, Kempton Express reported.

“The attendant sustained serious injuries and was stabilised on the scene before being rushed to hospital under Advanced Life Support care,” said Emer-G-Med spokesperson Max Cohen.

The police were on the scene to investigate.

– Caxton News Service

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