3 suspects in court in connection with UCT student robberies
A group of University of Cape Town students were robbed at gunpoint in Khayelitsha last month.
CAPE TOWN - Three men have been arrested in connection with an armed robbery of a group of University of Cape Town students in Khayelitsha.
A group of students were targeted last month and robbed at gunpoint at the university's Student Health Services centre in Khayelitsha.
Items thought to belong the victims were found at the suspects' homes.
The police's Noloyiso Rwexana says: "Three male suspects, aged between 24 and 30 years will appear in the Khayelitsha Magistrate Court today, facing charges of armed robbery. The suspects were arrested on Friday.
"They are charged due to the robbery that occurred three weeks ago, where UCT students were robbed at gunpoint."