5 arrested for ‘plotting’ to rob Germiston Mike's Kitchen
The group was arrested outside the Mike's Kitchen Lambton Court earlier today.
JOHANNESBURG - Police have arrested five men for allegedly plotting to rob a well-known restaurant in Germiston on Gauteng's East Rand.
The group was arrested outside the Mike's Kitchen Lambton Court earlier today following a tip-off.
Police also say a total of eight men were involved in the plot but three ran away and are still at large.
The police's Solomon Makgale says a firearm was recovered.
"We have arrested five men, two South Africans and three Zimbabwean nationals. We are very pleased that we were able to arrest them before they were able to commit this crime."