ATM BOMBED AT MANDELA SAUARE:
An undisclosed amount of money was taken after an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) was bombed at Mandela Square Shopping Complex in Boitumelo, Sebokeng.
The source told the reporter.today that seven armed men entered the complex coming towards the guard ‘direction, they ran to open for the guard dogs. The dogs ran towards the suspect’s direction and they (the suspects) started to discharge firearms, and shot at the dogs.
Police Spokesperson Sergeant, Nombulelo Mohlakoana said that the suspects then proceeded to FNB ATM’s where they bombed open the main door from behind and managed to get to the ATMs.
“Further explosives were planted from the back of ATM machines where one ATM was opened while the other one could not and an undisclosed amount of money was taken. ”The suspects managed to flee the scene; no arrests have been made thus far.
Report by: Cornelius D. Mofokeng.