Restaurant targeted by armed robbers

Two disguised men pointing guns, portrait

A restaurant in HF Verwoerd Street was hit by four armed robbers last night at about 19:00.

According to Captain Thivhulawi Tshilate the restaurant was packed with customers when the robbers entered the business.

One more suspect waited in the getaway BMW outside while his accomplices robbed the customers of jewellery, cell phones and cash.

They also took an undisclosed amount of cash from the restaurant’s till.
Heidelberg Police is investigating the incident.

Lydia Rice
Journalist - Heidelberg

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