Man (26) shot as robbers storm shop
DURBAN NORTH – A man (26) was shot when two armed robbers stunned a cell phone shop in a Kensington Square shopping centre at 10:30 am this morning.
The robbers reportedly stormed the shop with a handgun demanding cash and cellphones. One shot was fired as the robbery took place.
“The suspects fled on foot out of the shopping center,” said Kyle Van Reeneen, spokesperson for Marshall Security.
Marshall Security were alerted to the robbery and armed reaction officers were immediately dispatched to the scene. SAPS were also in attendance.
“The suspects stole cash and cellphones and one person was shot and wounded. A case of attempted murder and business robbery was opened,” said Lt Col Thulani Zwane, provincial spokesperson for the SAPS.