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PRIMROSE POLICE APPREHENDS A SUSPECT FOR COMMON ROBBERY
2020/10/20      |  Written By:  Sergeant S MAOME   |   Province:  Gauteng

Primrose Police arrested a suspects aged 46-year-old for common robbery and assault with the intent to cause grievous bodily harm which happened on 2020/10/09 at Makause informal settlement.

The complainant alleged that he went to a tavern at the informal settlement around mid-night to buy some drinks when he arrived there the owner of the tavern and his brother asked him to buy beer for them and he refused. The owner of the tavern hit the complainant with a beer bottle on the upper body and the suspect‘s brother searched him and took R1700.00 and the complainant ‘s cell phone.

The complainant sustained injuries where he was hit with a beer bottle. He laid the charge with the police who hunted for the suspect and he was arrested, he will appear in Germiston Magistrates' Court soon while the manhunt for his brother continues.