Guards Arrested For Transit Robbery

Boemfontein: Investigation on a recent cash in transit robbery in Ventersburg has led to arrest of Motsamai Mokotedi (41), the driver of a cash and his crew Kuwapi Koloti (36).

The alleged robbery occurred last Friday afternoon at Ventersburg, when a cash van was robbed of undisclosed amount of money. The driver and the crew were reportedly accosted by six armed suspects and robbed of their firearms as well as bags containing cash before suspects fled the scene in a red double cab bakkie.

No shots were fired, victims sustained no injuries during the ordeal. Preliminary investigation connected both Mokotedi and Koloti to the crime. The duo were subsequently arrested. Two 9mm pistol and twelve (12) ammunitions as well as R4700 cash were pointed out by the duo at scene.