NEWSFLASH: Armed robbery at cellular store in Centurion mall

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Police are searching for three armed men who robbed a cellular store in Centurion mall on Sunday.

Police spokesperson Captain Colette Weilbach said this happened around 10:15.

“Three armed men forced a security officer to accompany them to the MTN store,” said Weilbach.

“Once inside, the suspects ordered the employees and the customers into a room at the back of the store.”

She said the men also forced the staff to open the store’s safes.

Also read: Armed robbery at Centurion jewellery shop

“Cellphones and an undisclosed amount of money were stolen.”

“Jewellery and other personal belongings from the customers were also taken.”

Weilbach said the armed men fled in a white Toyota Corolla.

“No one was injured during the robbery.”

“The suspects are still at large.”

No comment was received from Centurion mall at the time of going to press.

Weilbach asked that anyone with information call the Lyttelton police station on 012-644-8644 or Crime Stop on 08600-10111.

Also read: Centurion Mall robbed again

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