9 suspects arrested following Malmesbury Post Office robbery

The group made off with cash on Monday but were soon cornered.

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CAPE TOWN - Nine suspects have been arrested in connection with a Post Office robbery in Malmesbury.

The group made off with cash on Monday but were soon cornered.

Police spokesperson Sergeant Noloyiso Rwexana said: “Following a high-speed chase, nine men – aged between 29 and 40 – were arrested in a Toyota quantum. Two unlicensed firearms and ammunition were also confiscated.”

In a separate incident, in Grassy Park, officers arrested three people for selling cigarettes.