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A MAN was wounded when police exchanged gunfire with robbers who were trying to rob a security guards transporting money in Richard's Bay yesterday, KwaZulu-Natal police said.
"An alleged robber was shot by police while trying to escape after allegedly robbing the security company transporting money," Superintendent Vincent Mdunge said.
He said the police were called to the scene as the robbers were trying to flee.
"The suspects fired shots and the police responded, wounding one person who was also arrested. He is under police guard in hospital."
Mdunge said one of the robbers escaped with a box of money while others fled in a Mercedes-Benz and a Toyota Corolla. He could not confirm the number of robbers who had been in the cars. - Sapa