Business robbers nabbed with stolen property KWAZULU-NATAL - Yesterday afternoon, police officers from the Phoenix Trio Task Team were alerted about a business robbery on Hunslet Road in the Phoenix Industrial Park.
On arrival, they learnt that men armed with Firearms and a knife entered the business premises
and demanded cash.
The suspects fled in their getaway vehicle with an undisclosed amount of cash.
A case of robbery was opened at the Phoenix police station for investigation.
Police commenced their investigation which led them to Westham where they spotted a vehicle fitting the description of the robbery suspects' getaway vehicle.
The vehicle with three occupants was stopped and a search was conducted.
Police recovered a pistol with nine rounds of ammunition, a grinder and cash.
The vehicle was also seized for further investigation.
All three men were arrested and were taken to Phoenix SAPS for detention.
They will be charged for robbery, possession of suspected stolen property as well as illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition.