Two robbers have been arrested after their victims raised alarms.
Golden Arrow commuters have been recommended for his or her fast and sensible considering after informing authorities that their alleged robbers from earlier days have been on the identical bus with them.
The 4 suspects have been on the Claremont-Makhaza bus route on Wednesday when some victims who had been robbed on three totally different days acknowledged them.
Metropolis of Cape City legislation enforcement spokesperson Wayne Dyason mentioned at 17:20, the bus needed to cease on the nook of Robert Sobukwe and Duinefontein Highway.
The victims recognized the robbers and pointed them out to the legislation enforcement response crew.
One commuter recognized the person that robbed her in a bus on 31 June and 25 July.
“One suspect on the bus was discovered to match her description and positively recognized,” mentioned Dyason.
One other commuter recognized the opposite that allegedly robbed her of her cellphone on Monday.
The officers took the 2 alleged robbers to Philippi East police station, the place they have been arrested.
“We’re very relieved that the alleged perpetrators have been apprehended. We consider strongly that the one approach to treatment the state of affairs is for these perpetrators to be caught and to face the total would possibly of the legislation,” mentioned Golden Arrow spokesperson Bronwen Dyke-Beyer.
She mentioned they relied on the talents and authority of SAPS and legislation enforcement to arrest brazen criminals.