Wednesday, 14 July 2021
Thaba-Nchu: A 27 year old male is in police custody following his arrest on alleged business robbery at a shop in Zone Two; Selosesha; Thaba-Nchu, on Friday; 09 July 2021.
On Friday; 09 July 2021, three armed male suspects allegedly robbed a shop owner of an undisclosed amount of money at Zone Two; in Selosesha.
A case of business robbery was opened for investigation. On Monday; 12 July 2021, Selosesha Tactical Response Team acted on an intelligence driven operation and traced the 27 year-old male suspect in town.
The suspect was linked to the business robbery and other two suspects are still on the run. Police found one cartridge at the scene.
Investigation is still underway as police are searching for the two suspects on the run and the firearm that was used in the commission of crime.
Apprehended suspect will appear before the Thaba-Nchu Magistrates’ Court soon. Anyone that might share information on the alleged business robbery is requested to contact Selosesha Detective Unit on 082 553 8208.
Police advises business owners to bank their daily takings and refrain from keeping large sum of money at their business premises.