Six arrested after robbery at a Flamingo Vlei restaurant
It’s understood they robbed the manager of her safe key and took an undisclosed amount of cash.
CAPE TOWN - Western Cape police have arrested six suspects following a shoot-out in Table View.
A group of eight people attacked a restaurant in the Flamingo Vlei area.
This morning, a group of three men confronted the manager of Tony's Roma in Flamingo Square shopping centre.
The group was then reportedly joined by five more suspects and they robbed the manager of her safe key and took an undisclosed amount of cash.
The group is also reported to have stolen wallets and jewellery from others in the restaurant at the time.
Police arrived at the scene, a shoot-out ensued and followed by six people being apprehended with three firearms were confiscated.
Two of the suspects, however, managed to flee the scene.
No one was injured during the incident.