Local gym targeted by armed robbers

The complainant said four unknown men, one carrying a firearm, entered the business. Photo: Pixabay. For illustrative purposes

A gym situated on Main Reef Road was robbed by four armed men at about 4.45am on Friday, 4 August.

The 38-year-old complainant alleged that he was alone on the premises when four unknown men, one carrying a firearm, entered the business.

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Captain Appel Ernst, Randfontein Police spokesperson said, “The suspects ordered him to lie face-down on the floor. The suspects then allegedly removed a safe containing a firearm, cash and a laptop.

They left without firing any shots. No injuries were reported to the police.”

The West Rand Trio Task team is investigating the crime and would appreciate any information that might assist them in tracing the suspects. Information may be communicated to 079 496 6288 or Crime Line on 08600 10111. Anonymous information may also be given.

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