Cape Town - A woman was shot in a leg by a gang of robbers during a cash-in-transit heist in Plattekloof on Sunday.
Shots rang out as the robbers and the security guards exchanged gunfire in the raid at about 9.30am, police spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel André Traut said on Monday.
Despite the security guards’ best efforts, the robbers fled the scene of the gunbattle with an undisclosed amount of cash, Traut said.
The victim, a bystander, had been treated for a gunshot wound to the leg.
No arrests had been made.