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Police Was Shot At The Post Office.


Another sad and terrible news that have happened at Lejweleputswa District where suspects had robbed the Free State based post office while people were collecting their SASSA grant yesterday the 1st of December at around 09:30 in the morning said SAPS spokesperson for the district speaking to the source .


"The post office was robbed of cash by four armed robbers and a member of South African Police Services sustained a gun wound . Two vehicles were abandoned at Nyakallong Odendaarlsrus CBS and used and unknown get away car " Captain Stephen Thakeng said . 


He continues said four suspects armed with pistols and automatic riffles entered the post office premises an robbed undisclosed an amount of cash . 


The SAPS police officers have arrived to the scene and one was shot . He also said the robbers have set several shots and the police officers have returned the fire .


He said they also picked the number plate of the robbers as they were using Audi A4 Sedan , the number plates it was a Gauteng Province number . 


" The four armed robbers drove off and Abandoned this sedan at a house in Nyakallong Allanridge and jumped inside a white Condour with Free State number plates and abandoned it at Odendaalsrus CBD " he said 


Source : The South African 


Link https://www.thesouthafrican.com/news/breaking-news-sassa-pay-point-robbery-latest/

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Gauteng Province Lejweleputswa SAPS Stephen Thakeng The Post Office

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