Robberies of cop shops regular

Criminals target firearms kept at stations

Robberies at police stations have been a problem in recent years as criminals target these law enforcement facilities for firearms.

In June, a group of men attacked the Kwaggafontein police station in Mpumalanga at 10pm. The armed men held police officers captive before robbing them of four R5 assault rifles, three pump-action shotguns and three 9mm pistols with 83 rounds of ammunition...

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