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gunAfroVoice reports that another security guard has been killed in the Johannesburg CBD during an armed robbery.  

Police spokesperson Kay Makhubela said:  “The security guard van was collecting money from a butchery on Commissioner and Von Wielligh streets when the guard was attacked.”  The suspect who shot at the security guard took an undisclosed amount of money.  No other injuries were reported.  Some three suspects were seen fleeing on foot.  This was the second incident in less than a week where security guards were shot at.  Two security guards were shot on Saturday in a cash-in-transit incident in Cosmo City, north of Johannesburg.  One of the guards was treated for a gunshot wound to his foot and another received advanced life support treatment for a gunshot wound to his chest.

  • This short report by Keitumetsi Motlhale appeared on page 2 of AfroVoice of 9 may 2018

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