UPDATE: Cops and robbers in Pioneer Park

If you were there, send an email to newed2@caxton.co.za.

PIONEER PARK – The woman who was shot in the foot in yesterday’s armed robbery has been discharged from hospital.

Related article: Breaking news – Armed robbers on the run

Speaking on condition of anonymity, an employee from Pick ‘n Pay Family Supermarket in Pioneer Park confirmed the woman was in fact a supervisor.

The supervisor was wounded when a bullet ricocheted off the floor.

“She was shot in the foot but she’s out of hospital now.”

Read: Robbery eyewitness speaks out

The employee explained the armed robbers, at least five plus their garbed accomplice, made off with a couple hundred thousand Rand last night.

At this time, reports indicated two suspects have been apprehended.

Also read: Alleged armed robber shot and killed

This story continues to develop – stay connected with the Newcastle Advertiser on WhatsApp, BBM, Facebook and our website for more.


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