Three Arrested after business robbery in Walmer!
This afternoon Atlas Security Armed Response Officers, while on patrol in the Walmer area spotted 3 individuals running across a parking lot. One of the individuals had a firearm and they appeared to be running away from something.
The Armed Response Officers immediately approached them and suspected that they had been involved in a crime. Atlas Security Armed Response Officers, B15 and B144 chased and arrested two of the suspects and the third was apprehended by members of the public.
Soon thereafter Atlas Security was informed of an armed robbery that had taken place minutes before at a nearby business in Heugh Road, who were not an Atlas Security client. Two firearms were recovered from the suspects as well as cash that was taken from the store. The suspects have been handed over to the SAPS.
With the long weekend, we ask you to be extra vigilant! Have a safe Easter Weekend, we’ve got your back! ?