GAUTENG - Police have made a breakthrough in intercepting a group of would-be robbers who are suspected to have conspired to commit an armed robbery in the West Rand. Two were fatally shot, one wounded and three others arrested in
Main Reef Road near Roodepoort yesterday after 09:00. Four Firearms and two sedans, a BMW and an Opel were seized. One of the vehicle is suspected to have been hijacked in Soweto.
Police are busy questioning the arrested suspects as they might be a gang involved in serious and violent crimes. One of the suspects is under police guard at the hospital. The suspects will be charged with a conspiracy to rob, possession of a stolen vehicle
as well as possession of unlicensed Firearms when they appear in court within 48 hours.