Police hunt four shop robbers

Athlone police are looking for four men who robbed Pep Stores in Gatesville, on Wednesday February 23, at 2pm.

According to the station’s spokeswoman, Sergeant Zita Norman, the men entered the shop and demanded that the safe be opened. They stole cellphones and cash amounting to R50 000.

The robbers pointed a gun at the store’s staff, but no shots were fired and no one was injured. Anyone with information can call Athlone SAPS at 021 697 9214.