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Two armed robbers nabbed

“The victim alleged that he was confronted by three men who were armed with knives. They robbed him of his cellular phone and as they fled the scene, he spotted a police van and stopped it to report the incident,” said Constable Thabo Malatji of the Yeoville SAPS.

Three suspects were arrested for armed robbery in Yeoville over the weekend.

The incident occurred along Raymond Street during the night.

“The victim alleged that he was confronted by three men who were armed with knives. They robbed him of his cellular phone and as they fled the scene, he spotted a police van and stopped it to report the incident,” said Constable Thabo Malatji of the Yeoville SAPS.

The police chased and arrested two of the suspects, while the third managed to escape. “The two suspects were detained at the Yeoville SAPS and are expected to appear in the Hillbrow Magistrate’s Court soon on charges of armed robbery,” said Const Malatji.

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