SHONGOANE — The owner of a one-stop supermarket in Shongoane was robbed of airtime vouchers and a cash amount of R4 500 on Saturday 27 April around 02:00.
According to Warrant Officer Frans Mokoena, Lephalale SAPS spokesperson, the complainant, Elias Markos Gelato (33), an Ethiopian citizen, was awakened by a noise on the roof next to his bedroom. He opened his bedroom door only to see a man busy cutting the corrugated iron on the roof. He went back to his bedroom and could see from there how three men were busy robbing his shop from airtime vouchers and cash.
Villa Nora Police were called, but no suspects were arrested, and the investigation continues.
Anyone with any information about the above incident and contact the investigating officer, Warrant Officer Martin Makgae, at 082 414 1610.