Armed gang of five rob Mthatha Spar of R1m

The heist happened before 7am and was over in 5 minutes


Eastern Cape police are hunting for five men, two armed with guns, who robbed the Madeira Superspar of R1m in Mthatha before speeding off in a hijacked Toyota Avanza and a Nissan 1400 bakkie. They forced entry through a back door used by employees at 6.45am on Monday before demanding money from five women cashiers at the cash office, said store manager Mark Clarke.

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