Police in Mangaung, Bloemfontein are looking for five suspects who are alleged to have committed various house robberies in Vista Park. All these crimes were committed in the period of February 2014.
It is alleged that the suspects target either women who stay alone or those whose spouses are not at home. Crimes are committed at night from 20:00. The suspects walk in groups of two, three or four armed with firearms and knives. The suspects gain entry by breaking doors (including burglar bars & security gates) after which victims are being held hostage at gun point. Properties targeted include lap-tops, cell phones and Plasma TV’s.
Various cases of House Robberies have been opened and investigated at Mangaung SAPS. Anyone with information that can lead to the arrest of these suspects may contact Lt. Col Gheshiwe Mananzi on 082 526 2855 or Crime Stop on 08600 10111.