Welkom: A SASSA recipient was in Welkom CBD to buy some groceries after he received his money. An unknown sedan stopped next to him and he was forced inside the car. The driver drove with him behind Game stores where he robbed all his valuables. This driver is still at large.
On the 28 November 2017 at about 11:00 a 34 years old SASSA beneficiary withdrew his cash and bought some groceries. An unknown African male person who was driving a grey Toyota Corolla stopped next to him and forced him inside the car and drove off with him.
The driver stopped his vehicle behind Game Stores where the victim was assaulted and robbed undisclosed amount of cash, Cellphone and groceries. The victim could not take registration numbers of this sedan vehicle. The suspect drove off with his vehicle and is still at large.
This is how the suspect could be described, an African male person who is light in complexion, two gold teeth in the front top row and one gold tooth in the bottom front.
Should anyone with information leading to the arrest of this driver, Detective Warrant Officer Riaan de Lange of Welkom Detective Services can be contacted at telephone number 057- 391 6271 during office hours.