Cops search for robbers

Athlone police are looking for two men who robbed the Bismillah shop in Lawrence Road on Monday July 7.

Police spokeswoman, Sergeant Zita Norman, said the two unknown men entered the shop at 12.35pm and one of them pointed a gun at the salesperson.

The men then went around the counter and took packets of cigarettes, an undisclosed amount of cash and three cellphones to the value of R10 500.

No one was injured and no shots were fired.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stop on 08600 10111.