South Africa 6.1.2017 11:46 am

Eastern Cape police investigate armed house robbery

The suspects fled the scene in Mgwali Street with a VW Polo, however, the vehicle was later found abandoned.

Kwanobuhle police near Uitenhage in the Eastern Cape are investigating a case of house robbery after two armed suspects charged into a home during the early hours of Friday morning.

Police spokesperson Lieutenunt Gerda Swart said the complainant heard a noise and went to the kitchen where he was confronted by the two armed men.

“The suspects demanded his car keys, took cellphones and a television set,” said Swart.

The suspects fled the scene in Mgwali Street with a VW Polo.

The vehicle was later found abandoned.

No arrests have been made.

 

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