Cops search for bank robbers

Police are hunting for suspects after they held up cash-in-transit guards in Malmesbury.

SAPS on the scene. Picture: EWN

CAPE TOWN - Police are searching for suspects who held up cash-in-transit guards in Malmesbury on Friday morning.

The guards were attacked while collecting money from the ABSA bank on Voortrekker Road.

The suspects fled in a getaway car with a cash box containing an undisclosed amount of money, as well as a firearm.

Detectives are still on the scene.

The police's November Filander said, "They fled in a Nissan bakkie. At this stage, no arrests have been made."