Suspect arrested for Tsineng Police Station robbery

On Saturday, three armed suspects robbed the facility, fleeing with rifles, pistols and ammunition.

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CAPE TOWN - A suspect has been arrested following a robbery at the Tsineng Police Station.

On Saturday, three armed suspects robbed the facility, fleeing with rifles, pistols and ammunition.

A female officer was tied up with cables during the incident.

On Tuesday, the Hawks announced that it was offering a reward of R50,000 for the arrest and prosecution of the three armed criminals.

This led to the swift arrest of a 41-year-old suspect after a tip-off was received.

Two other perpetrators remain at large.

Hawks spokesperson, Nomthandazo Mnisi: "Anyone with information should contact the Hawks investigating officers on 0714812802 or 0824950819."

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