Police robbed, asking public for help

Police robbed, asking public for help
Police robbed, asking public for help

Botswana police service is asking for help from members of the public just hours after they were robbed of guns by unidentified men.

According to a press statement from the police, unidentified armed men attacked on-duty police officers at Goodhope Police station in the early hours of Tuesday.

“During the attack, the suspects stole 14 riffles, five pistols and an undisclosed number of ammunition,” said police.

“The police are appealing to members of the public to assist with any information that could lead to the arrest of the suspects. A reward of P100,000 will be offered for credible information."


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