Kimberley, Northern Cape – 06 May 2017.
The police in Kimberley request the assistance of the community to help them with information that may lead to the arrest of four men suspected of robbing a delivery vehicle of a well-known bakery.
The armed robbery took place today, on the R31 road en route to Platfontein.
It is alleged that the delivery vehicle was stopped by a silver or blue Polo Classic that had blue lights on. The alleged Polo Classic had four male occupants of which two approached the driver of the delivery vehicle and demanded money from him at gun-point. The passenger in the delivery vehicle was hit with the back of the firearm on the head before the suspects fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Police are appealing to the community that anyone who has information of the whereabouts of the suspects, to contact Kimberley detectives on 082 494 4646 or 08600 10111.
All information received will be treated as confidential.
Media Statement from Northern Cape Media Centre.
Corporate Communication and Liaison.
South African Police Service.
Enquiries: Lt Col Dimakotso Mooi: 060 976 0496