Thursday, 15 August 2019
Welkom: Three armed robbery suspects are on the loose after robbing the victim his cellphones and laptop items at his home in the early hours of the 13 August 2019. No injuries were sustained by the victim and the suspects are still on the loose.
On the 13 August 2019, at the 27 year old victim was in his house sleeping in Church street Doorn. He was awakened by three African males armed with knives. They tied his arms and legs with shoe laces and covered his face with dust tape and started searching his home.
The suspects took his Iphone, Black berry, Samsung, Life laptop, Apple Ipad, portable speaker, Anito camera, clothes and sneakers all to the total value of R20 100 – 00.
A case of house robbery was registered for further investigations and police are requesting the community to help with the information to bring the perpetrators to book.
Any person who might know the suspects their whereabouts or anyone seen selling the items, investigating officer Sergeant Tsiliso Nthaba of Welkom Detective Services can be contacted on telephone number (057) 391 6245 during office hours.