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Police launch manhunt for suspects responsible for ATM bombing and business robbery

Media Statement
South African Police Service
Office of the Provincial Commissioner Limpopo

POLOKWANE - The Police in Seshego outside Polokwane have launched a manhunt for suspects who blasted an ATM at Makgofe outside Seshego in the early hours of this morning, Friday 31 March 2023 at about 01:30

According to the information received, unknown number of men armed with rifles and pistols stormed the garage's kiosk and ordered everyone to lie on the ground.

These men allegedly proceeded to the store where they opened the Capitec ATM, and also detonated the drop-in safe, which caused an extensive damage to the whole store and stock.

According to information, the suspects further went outside and also bombed the two ATMs where the undisclosed amount of cash was taken. No injuries to human except for the damaged caused to a Taxi which parked near the ATMs.

Anyone with information that can assist Police in tracking down the suspects is requested to contact Colonel Mamuhohi on 082 565 7288




Colonel Malesela Ledwaba

082 451 7180





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