Men with wigs rob Bfn jewellery shop

Damage done during an armed robbery at a jewelry store in Brandwag today. PHOTO: JOSCA HUMAN

Police in Bloemfontein are currently busy with investigations following an armed robbery at a jewellery shop in Brandwag earlier today.
According to information five men wearing wigs entered the shop at about 11:00. They had heavy metal objects in plastic bags which they allegedly used to smash glass showcases.
One of the suspects was armed. They demanded the keys to the safe. The suspects fled the scene in a VW Polo after they could not gain access to the safe.
There were nine people in the shop, including one customer. No injuries were reported.
Christal-Lize Muller / OFM News