Civilian Crime Intelligence(CCI) revealed on their Twitter page that a cash-in-transit heist occurred on Thursday morning on the R702 road, 7 kilometres from Grootvlei Prison in Bloemfontein.
It is alleged that seven suspects managed to get away in a white Mecedes-Benz E-class. At this stage it is still unclear whether the suspects got away with any money.
Hawks spokesperson, Sfiso Nyakane, has confirmed the incident and said that he could only provide comment on this developing story upon gathering his facts. – Pulane Choane