Police need help

Athlone police are looking for two men who robbed the Liberty Liquors store in Cornhill Road, Athlone, on Monday February 3.

The manager heard a knock at the door at 7.40pm and when he opened, he saw the security guard and another man who pointed a gun at him.

He was told to stand by the fridge and to look ahead of him after which they locked him inside the toilet. They took his cellphone and R75 000 cash.

The manager later freed himself by kicking the toilet door open and then called the police.

No shots were fired and no injuries were sustained.

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to call Crime Stop on 08600 10111 or Athlone SAPS on 021 697 9239.