Cops appeal for help on Bafana player's robbery
Siyabonga Nhlapo was held at gunpoint at his home in the Johannesburg CBD & robbed of R50,000 in cash.
JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng police have appealed for the public to come forward with information on the armed robbery of Bafana Bafana defender Siyabonga Nhlapo.
Nhlapo was held at gunpoint in the parking bay of his home in the Johannesburg CBD on Thursday and robbed of R50,000 in cash.
He had apparently been followed home from the bank after a training session with his club Bidvest Wits.
The police's Tsekiso Mofokeng said, "At the moment we are investigating a case of armed robbery and appeal to the public to assist us."
Mofokeng says other valuables were also taken from Nhlapo's car.