Police search for Mitchells Plain mall robbery suspects

It’s understood the robbers posed as customers and held up two security guards yesterday.

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CAPE TOWN - Police are searching for a gang of men involved in a brazen mall robbery in Mitchells Plain.

It's understood the robbers posed as customers and held up two security guards yesterday.

They then ran off with a bag of money.

The police's Frederick van Wyk said, "The suspects fled in a silver Volkswagen TDI which was parked nearby the mall. We've opened a case for further investigation. No one was injured during the robbery and no shots were fired."

Both the security officials' firearms were taken and six suspects fled the scene.