A joint crime operation between the members attached to Goodwood SAPS and Flying Squad led to the arrest of a business robbery suspect in Goodwood today at about 06:30. Members spotted a suspicious vehicle at Voortrekker Road in Goodwood, the vehicle was stopped and further investigation was conducted. Upon further search members discovered two vehicle registrations numbers and an unlicensed firearm with twenty-nine rounds of ammunition.
During further investigation members discovered that the vehicle was used in a business robbery at Engen garage in Suikerbossie Road, Bellville on Saturday 2019-06-01 at about 04:00.
The suspect aged 28 from Khayelitsha is expected to make a court appearance in Bellville Magistrate Court on Wednesday, 12 June 2019, facing the charges of business robbery and the possession unlicensed firearm and ammunition.