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PROVINCIAL COMMISSIONER CONDEMNS ROBBERY INCIDENT AT A CLINIC: NELSPRUIT
2021/10/05      |  Written By:  Colonel D Mdhluli   |   Province:  Mpumalanga

Nelspruit: 4 October 2021 - The Provincial Commissioner of the South African Police Service in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General Semakaleng Manamela has strongly condemned a business robbery incident which occurred at a clinic in Vosman earlier yesterday, Sunday, 03 October 2021 around 02h25 am. The police at Vosman have since launched a manhunt for suspects following this shocking incident.

According to police report, two armed suspects entered at Empumelelweni Clinic in Vosman and allegedly held the security guards, as well as the entire staff and patients at gunpoint where they (suspects) robbed them of their personal items, including cell phones before fleeing the scene. During the said robbery the victims were reportedly assaulted meanwhile others were sprayed with pepper spray whilst some security guards sustained injuries. The suspects are said to have then fled the scene with the robbed items. 

The incident was then reported to the police at Vosman where a case was opened accordingly and an investigation began hence the manhunt. 

The police at Vosman appeal to members of the public to assist with information regarding this incident or the whereabouts of the suspects by contacting the Branch Commander, Colonel One Thobejane on 0823722195 or call the Crime Stop number on 08600 10111, alternatively send information via MYSAPSAPP. All information will be treated as confidential and callers may opt to remain anonymous.