[UPDATE] Two cash in transit guards shot, wounded in JHB CBD
It’s understood a white Toyota quantum stopped near a Capitec ATM at Carlton Centre in the Johannesburg CBD earlier on Monday.
JOHANNESBURG - Two cash in transit security guards have been shot and wounded in a heist just outside the Carlton Center shopping mall.
It’s understood a white Toyota Quantum stopped near a Capitec ATM in the Johannesburg CBD earlier on Monday.
Four gun men opened fire at the G4S cash transit vehicle before making off with an undisclosed amount of money.
Police have cordoned off Kruis Street outside the Carlton Centre shopping mall where an undisclosed amount of cash was robbed from two G4S security guards who had come to deliver money.
Police spokesperson Kay Makhubla said: “We can confirm that this morning around 10:30am, a group of men attacked G4S security and robbed them of undisclosed cash.”
Multiple gun shots were reported and police are busy combing the scene for any evidence.
The wounded guards have been taken to hospital.
On Saturday another cash-in-transit heist occurred on the R24 on the East Rand near Barbara Road.