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CT guard shot by sweet-toothed robbers

A security guard was shot when robbers attacked a filling station, fleeing only with sweets & chocolate.

FILE: Robbers fled with chocolate after shooting a guard at a filling station in Elsies River.  Picture: Facebook.

CAPE TOWN -A security guard has been shot and wounded during a robbery at a Cape Town filling station.

The incident was reported at a BP garage in Elsies River this morning.

The police's Frederick Van Wyk says the security guard has been taken to hospital

"We can confirm a business robbery at a petrol station in Owen Road, Matroosfontien, Elsies River earlier on Tuesday.

A security officer on duty was shot, and the suspects fled with sweets and chocolates.

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