3 suspects arrested after business robbery on West Rand

Five men robbed the Khutsong Supermarket on Thursday and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash.

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JOHANNESBURG - Three suspects involved in a supermarket robbery on the West Rand have been arrested.

Five men robbed the Khutsong Supermarket on Thursday and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Police say they also shot the store owner who is recovering in hospital.

Three of the men were arrested this morning. Two are still at large.

The police’s Kay Makhubele said: “They’re going to appear before the Khutsong Magistrates Court soon, facing charges of business robbery, attempted murder, possession of unlicensed firearm and in possession of a hijacked motor vehicle.”