Cops search for courier truck robbers

Three men robbed a courier truck of cellphones at Rondebosch’s Riverside Mall, on Monday.

According to Rondebosch police spokesman Warrant Officer Lyndon Sisam, two men approached the truck at noon.

“The suspects threatened the truck driver with a firearm to open the truck, and then after it was opened, a third suspect joined them and started taking boxes out of the truck and loading it into a Gold Toyota Etios.”

The robbers are aged 25 to 35. One wore a white top and blue jeans, the second wore a green top and cream pants and the third wore a sports cap and light top and carried a red backpack.

The robbers fled in the Etios and are still at large. There were no injuries and no shots were fired.

Anyone with information, can call Rondebosch police station at 021 685 7345.