GROBLERSDAL – Three armed men ambushed workers at Shoprite Checkers in Groblersdal on the Voortreker Street near the old taxi rank as they opened the shop for business on Sunday morning at about 7am.
Warrant officer Stan Magaela, Groblersdal police spokesperson, said the men ordered the workers at gunpoint to the cash room and stole an undisclosed amount of money.
Magalela said a case of business robbery was opened at the Groblersdal police station following the armed robbery.
“The suspects are unknown and they are still at large. No arrests have been made and police are still searching for the suspects,” explained Magaela.
Anyone with information which can lead to the arrest of the suspects is requested to contact the crime stop number 08600 10111 or the crime line sms number 32211 or the nearest police station.