Two arrested for Sandton shooting

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JOHANNESBURG – Two men arrested in a dramatic Sandton shootout on Grayston Drive had robbed a house in Parkview, police confirmed on Friday.

The men were travelling in a car allegedly stolen during the robbery when they got stuck in traffic.

When officers caught up with them, the suspects opened fire in peak hour traffic.

One alleged robber was wounded in the incident.

Police spokesperson Kym Cloete said, “The vehicle the suspects used was linked to the robbery in Parkview. That is now being investigated and we could possibility add further charges.”

The pair will appear in court on Monday.

(Edited by Zethu Zulu)