Saturday 05 November – Illovo
In the late hours of Friday evening, patrons at a bar in Illovo, were approached by three men in a silver Toyota Etios and robbed of their cell phones. A guard at the Centre, immediately pressed the panic button alerting CAP’s Command Centre. Tactical Units were immediately dispatched to the scene and in collaboration with SAPS a search commenced.
The suspects, who fled the scene in their vehicle, located by CAP and SAPS on Biermann Avenue in Rosebank. The stolen items were recovered and the suspects were apprehended and handed over to Bramley SAPS.
Sunday 06 November – Norwood
Following a robbery that took place at a complex in Norwood, CAP was alerted by the security guard who pushed his panic button. Tactical Officers were dispatched to the scene and upon arrival determined that two suspects had entered the complex and tried to steal a bicycle. The guard had halted the suspect mid-theft and apprehended him. The bicycle was recovered and the suspects were handed over to SAPS.