Durban - A man was arrested in connection with the robbery of a cellular phone store at the Phoenix Plaza north of Durban on Wednesday night.
Brigadier Jay Naicker, a KwaZulu-Natal police spokesperson, said that employees of a cellphone service provider were performing their duties when they were accosted by two unknown men who threatened them with a firearm.
The men removed 30 cellphones and placed them into a bag.
They also robbed the employees of their personal cellphones.
Naicker said the men were interrupted by security guards and fled the scene leaving the bag with the cellphones behind.