2 Feb 2018, Ritavi, Tzaneen: The Police in Ritavi outside Tzaneen have launched a massive manhunt for a group of armed suspects who attacked and robbed a cash-in-transit vehicle this morning on 2 February 2018 at about 06:00.
It is alleged that a group of armed suspects attacked this vehicle along Khujwana and Lephaphane road.
This car was en-route to the social grants pay point at Lephepane village when the suspects shot at it several times and further blew it up with the explosives before they fled the scene with undisclosed amount of money and two firearms which they robbed from the security officials taking the Tzaneen and Lydenburg road towards Hoedspruit with two vehicles, which are both white and black Bmw's.
There were no injuries or fatalities resulting from this incident. The suspects in this matter are still unknown and there is no arrest.
Anyone with information about this suspects, may contact Captain Richard Boshomane at 079 894 5501 or the crime stop number 0860010111 or the crime line sms 32211 or the nearest Police Station.