Three nabbed after shootout in Nyanga
The Hawks and Saps flying squad raided a house in the township when gunmen opened fire on them.
CAPE TOWN - Three people have been arrested in Nyanga following a shoot-out with members of the Hawks and the police.
The Hawks and South African Police Service (Saps) flying squad raided a house in the township in the early hours of this morning when gunmen opened fire on them and they returned it.
No one was injured during the shootout.
Police went to the property to investigate following a recent cash-in-transit robbery.
The Hawks' Lloyd Ramovha said, "The Hawks and flying squad arrested three suspects, aged between 17 and 40, for unlawful possession of firearm and ammunition as well as attempted murder."