A burglary took place at Pinnacle Auto at approximately 22H00 on Thursday night.
An unknown number of men forced their way into the Motorrad showroom and loaded two BMW motorcycles into a Quantum.
Roman alarms were quick to respond to the alarm and arrived within minutes of the alarm being triggered.
The robbers took an apparent wrong turn into the area behind BMW and Build It.
The security alerted Roman Alarms as to the direction the Quantum took. The reaction officer from Roman found the vehicle and when he approached the vehicle the robbers jumped out and fired shots at the reaction officer. Roman alarms returned fire!
It is unclear whether anybody was injured during the shootout.
Roman alerted SAPS that also responded very quickly to the scene.
Two motorcycles (only two were taken) were recovered with one motorcycle slightly damaged.
Jacques van der Westhuizen from Pinnacle Auto expressed his gratitude for the quick response by Roman Alarms and the SAPS ensuring a positive outcome.
Jelani and Stratcon also helped to secure the scene. Car Doctor transported the Quantum to the police station