Police recuperate telephones from robbers armed with toy weapons.
Three males have been arrested by the police for allegedly conducting strings of armed robberies in two Durban suburbs.
Police spokesperson, Col. Thembeka Mbele mentioned a activity workforce had acquired stories of three younger males allegedly committing armed robberies in Umbilo and Glenwood utilizing a automobile with no entrance registration plate automobile.
“The cops instantly reacted and commenced looking for the automobile. The automobile was noticed on Moore Highway with three occupants and was approached by police. The driving force sped off and a chase ensued which resulted within the suspects dropping management of the automobile earlier than they crashed.”
He mentioned the suspects have been three males between the ages of 19 and 23. On looking the suspects, police discovered two 9mm toy weapons and so many stolen cellphones of their possession.
“Whereas the cops have been detaining the suspects on the Umbilo police station, three separate theft victims arrived on the police station to open circumstances. They have been pleasantly shocked when their stolen cellphones have been returned to them they usually have been knowledgeable that the suspects have been already behind bars”
They three suspects are anticipated to look earlier than the court docket on Tuesday on fees of theft, possession of stolen property and reckless and negligent driving.