Special Report on House Robbery in Karel St Schoemansville.
In yet another House Robbery in Schoemansville, the third one within a week, a well known medical specialist and his family became victims of a house robbery.
At 11pm last night at least five suspects entered the house of which two armed with handguns and one with a large knife. Thevsuspects forced the doctor to open the safe whereafter two handguns, a 9 mm and .38 special as well as a large amount of cash was stolen. The doctor was severely assaulted over the head and chest.
The criminals ransacked the house stealing laptops, tvs, and numerous other items. They then left in the family’s white Range Rover but abandoned it in Hertzog St whereafter the neighbour watch as well as the Police were summoned.
The victim received several stitches and is noww recovering at home.
Police are still on the scene conducting forensic investigations.
Schoemansville residendents are urged to be extra vigilant and cautious and requested to phone the Police immediately when observing suspect persons and vehicles as well as the neighbourhood watch.
Police are doing all possible to follow leads which will lead to the arrest of the suspects.
Romano v d Spuy CPF