Attackers rob people – in church!
No-one is arrested after about 15 people were robbed in a church in New Brighton, Port Elizabeth on Friday.
Members were preparing food for a social gathering at the Good News Community Church when they were robbed by two armed men on Friday at 12:15. The men’s partner kept guard outside.
They took cash, and six cell phones and an unknown amount of money. No shots were fired, and no money belonging to the church was stolen.
The attackers ran away.
Police spokesperson Capt. André Beetge said on Saturday nobody was arrested yet.
Anyone with information about the incident can call the police in New Brighton on 082 303 0540 or 082 296 7774, or the Stop Crime Number at 08600 10111.