Police in Mokopane have successfully secured the arrest of three male suspects after they allegedly committed an armed robbery at Absa Bank.
According to the Flyingnewslive news report, on Friday 22 October 2021 three armed men entered Absa Bank in Mokopane and demanded cash from bank tellers at gunpoint, while the robbery was occurring a customer managed to secretly call the police and they found the suspects trying to flee the scene in a white Golf.
A high speed chase ensued until police finally managed to corner the suspects in position where they could not escape, they surrendered themselves and were placed under arrest, police searched the vehicle and found one firearm which was used to commit the robbery, they also recovered the cash that was stolen.
The three suspects are currently in jail and will soon be appearing in court to face charges of being in possession of an unlicensed firearm and robbery.
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