Tuesday, 22 June 2021
Zastron: The Police are looking for four unknown suspects who entered a house at Refeng Khotso; Matlakeng Location; Zastron, yesterday morning.
The four suspects were carrying firearms and they covered their faces with a face mask.
It is alleged that the four suspects gained entry through the main aluminium door and ransacked the house and stole two television sets, a sound system, a wallet with bank cards and ID card, cellphones and a Blue Ford Ranger Bakkie that was later found abandoned in the area of Boesmanskloof Farm.
A 42-year-old complainant was asleep together with his family in the house when the suspects pounced. He was then woken up and the suspects demanded money and the car keys.
No shots were fired and no visible injuries were sustained by the victim and his family.
They were left in the house and were tied up with cable ties and shoe laces. The victims managed to untie themselves after the suspects had left and they informed the Police.
Zastron Police are appealing to the community to come up with any information that can assist to solve this case. The community can contact Zastron Police on (051) 673 9700 or Captain Charles Brown on 082 467 6432.
The community is also urged not to approach the suspects as they are deemed dangerous.