'Athlone cash heist suspects face arrest'
WC police commissioner Arno Lamoer says the getaway vehicle has been recovered.
CAPE TOWN - Western Cape Police Commissioner Arno Lamoer says he's confident arrests will be made soon in connection with a cash heist in Athlone.
A group of gunmen opened fire on two security guards on Tuesday while they were collecting money at a bank.
Both men were wounded and the robbers fled in white BMW with an undisclosed amount of money.
One of the suspects was wearing Correctional Services uniform.
Lamoer says the getaway vehicle has been recovered.
"With all cases we follow every piece of evidence to be able to apprehend the criminals and we're confident we'll arrest them."