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Cape Town cops hunt suspects after CIT guard killed in Welgelegen robbery

A security guard has been killed and another wounded during a robbery at a Welgelegen supermarket on Thursday morning.

The pair was collecting cash when robbers struck.

But as one guard tried to get away in a cash van, he was wounded and crashed the vehicle into a nearby house.

The second security guard, who wasn’t in the van, was also hit by a bullet.

The police’s Novela Potelwa: “Police have launched a manhunt for several suspects who took money from a supermarket in Welgelegen. The suspects fled in a black [Opel] Corsa bakkie and a white VW vehicle. Cases of murder, attempted murder, and business robbery are currently being investigated.”

-EWN

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