According to the SAPS, three suspects were arrested by the Vredendal Police for robbing a cellphone store at a mall in Vredendal on Tuesday morning.
The report said, “Three suspects entered a cellular store and held staff and customers at gunpoint. They fled the scene with cellular telephones and computer equipment in a silver Toyota.”
The Police noticed the vehicle and arrested a 25-year-old suspect. Four other occupants in the vehicle fled on foot.
After searching the area, the Police arrested two more suspects, aged 27 and 29 but the other two are still on the loose.
The suspects are expected to appear in court as soon as they have been charged.