Robbery suspect dies in exchange of fire with law enforcement officers

Illustration of a blasterd ATM
Illustration of a blasterd ATM

A 43-year-old robbery suspect was fatally shot in an exchange of fire with law enforcement officers early this morning (10/10/2022) in Mochudi.

The deceased and three other suspects allegedly attacked security guards before blasting an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) at U-Save Complex in Mochudi. During the shoot-out, one of the suspects was critically injured, and he is admitted to the hospital. Meanwhile, another suspect, a 37-year old Motswana Citizen Male was arrested at Lentsweletau whilst the fourth suspect is still at large.

Two loaded firearms, a pick-axe, were recovered at the scene. A motor vehicle suspected to have been used in the commission of the crime has been impounded pending further investigations.

Editor's Comment
Tighten the law on drug dealers

Our youth are perishing; their once hopeful bright future is going down the drain; all because of illicit drugs.It is very easy to blame the addict, but it is not as simple as that! Drug dealing is a very lucrative business for some shameless people amongst our society and as such they have come up with tight strategies on how to push their business.Drug addiction is bad, and while the individual on drugs sometimes might have been the one who...

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