Seven arrested for business robberies


The police arrested seven suspects, six me and one woman in eMbalenhle yesterday.
This came after the police investigated a string of business robberies in the area.
Three firearms, seven live rounds, airtime and money were confiscated.
The six men were charged with the possession of unlicensed firearms and ammunition and the possession of suspected stolen property while the woman was charged for the possession of suspected stolen property.
Police are looking at the possibility that the suspects may be linked with other crimes in the area and possibly more suspects that still need to be arrested.
The suspects will appear in the Evander Magistrate’s Court.