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Robbers target cash-in-transit van and security guard

Crime & Courts

Cape Town – Brazen robbers hit the jackpot when they struck a cash-in-transit van all guns blazing on Friday morning and robbed a security guard of cash boxes.

The heist took place just after 9:30am, while stores were opening in Capricorn Square, Muizenberg.

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Suspects robbed a cash-in-transit van in Muizenberg. Picture: Daily Voice

Witnesses say the bullets flew, one smashing into the rear window of a parked Hyundai Getz.

Hyundai Getz was hit in the crossfire. Picture: Daily Voice

Police spokesperson, Lieutenant-Colonel André Traut, confirmed the robbery and says no one was injured.

“The circumstances surrounding a cash-in-transit robbery is being investigated following an incident at Capricorn Square, Capricorn Boulevard, Muizenberg, at 9:35am,” he says.

“Armed suspects fled with an undisclosed amount of cash after robbing a security guard of cash boxes."

“During the incident, shots were fired, but fortunately no one was injured. No arrests have been made yet."

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