Four (4) young males between the ages of 21 and 25 years were arrested in the early hours of Saturday morning, 31 January 2015, by the Police in Rustenburg for robbery. The suspects were driving a Toyota Quantum.
The incident happened around 01:00, when a group of friends were walking home in Scheiding Street, Rustenburg North.
They were held at gun point by four males driving the Toyota Quantum, and robbed of their carry bags, cash and cellular phones.
The police, who were on patrol, were informed of the incident and they found the suspected vehicle in Middle Street.
The vehicle and suspects were searched and the robbed items were discovered in the vehicle, together with other items, including two pellet hand guns.
The suspects will appear in the Rustenburg Magistrate Court on Monday, 02 February 2015. The Toyota Quantum used in the commissioning of these crimes, was impounded
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Source : South African Police Service