Construction workers pay robbed
By Tando Mfengwana
19 May 2007
One-Hundred-and-Fifty-Five-Thousand rands worth of salary money from a construction company was stolen by five robbers on Friday.
The owner drew money from a bank in Bay side, Table View, when he was about to role the payout to his workers; he was approached by the gunmen and robbed.
Some of the builder tried to chase after the builders, “but one of the robbers fired two shots in their direction but fortunately no one was hurt, said police spokesperson Elliot Sinyangana.
Sinyangana says that the five men escaped in a maroon vehicle without a registration plates.
No arrested have been made.
Anyone with information can contact Crime Stop on 08600 10111.