Rorisang Kgosana
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16 May 2016
10:01 am

House robber shot multiple times

Rorisang Kgosana

The man allegedly tried to break into a house in a complex.

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A house robber was shot multiple times after he allegedly attempting to break into a house in Meyerspark, Pretoria.

“It is alleged the man, believed to be in his twenties, was shot by a resident on Saturday night,” Netcare 911 spokesperson Athlenda Mathe said.

She said the man allegedly tried to break into a house in a complex on the corners of Simon Vermooten and Bush roads, Rekord East reported.

“Netcare 911 paramedics were called to the scene and managed to stabilise the injured man before transporting him to a nearby hospital under heavy police guard,” Mathe said.

The details around the shooting will be investigated by police, she said.

– Caxton News Service