Watch: 15 robbery suspects raid filling station



Fifteen robbery suspects have been caught on camera.

The robbers were seen forcing their way into a place that seems to look like the store of a filling station in Mpumalanga.

According to South African Police Service (SAPS) spokesperson, Brigadier Leonard Hlathi confirmed that the incident took place on Monday, 27 July.

He also said that it was not the first robbery attack on filling stations, it has been recurring

“This week alone, different heavily armed groups robbed filling stations at Badplaas, Mmametlhake and Kabokweni respectively,” said Hlathi.

The fifteen suspects emerged on foot and were shooting aimlessly with highly classified weapons in a filling station in Kabokweni, Mpumalanga.

They blasted the safes in the shop, took an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the scene on foot.

None of the suspects have been arrested yet.

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The police has appealed to all that if they have any information that may assist the police in their investigation, they should contact Detective Captain Shaka Nkosi on 071-200-1669.


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