By: Angie Nkuna
MODJADJISKLOOF- Police in Modjadjiskloof outside Tzaneen have launched a massive manhunt for five armed suspects who committed business robbery in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
According to the information received, a 40-year-old complainant was sleeping together with his three brothers inside their shop when five men broke in and started shooting at them.
Provincial police spokesperson LT. Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe said “the suspects took an undisclosed amount of cash and cell phones. Two of the brothers were injured during the shooting and were taken to hospital.
“As the suspects were fleeing from the scene on foot, they shot at the police patrol vehicle that was doing routine patrol duties in the area but none of the members got hit.
“Anyone with information is requested to contact Colonel Cecil Machimana at 0824617181, the nearest police or call the toll free number 0860010111.” Concluded Ngoepe.