Guard shot dead, another wounded during cash-In-transit robbery in Cape Town

File picture: Police cap

File picture: Police cap

The gateway car was later found abandoned.

A security guard was shot dead and another wounded during a cash-in-transit robbery at a shop in Delft South in Cape Town at about 8am on Saturday morning, Western Cape police said.

“One security officer was fatally wounded and another one sustained a gunshot wound to his leg. He was admitted to hospital for treatment,” police said in a statement.

The suspects fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash and were yet to be arrested. The getaway vehicle, an LDV, was found abandoned in Philippi.

– African News Agency (ANA)

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