Man held at knife-point during Broederstroom house robbery

A Broederstroom resident was held at knife-point in bed by four robbers during a house robbery on Sunday morning.

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“The resident was asleep at about 01:30 on Sunday morning and was woken up by four men, armed with knives. They told him to keep quiet or be killed and tied him up with shoelaces,” Romano van der Spuy, spokesperson for the Hartbeespoort community policing forum said.

The robbers gathered clothing, laptops, television set, cash, and other items before fleeing. The resident was not injured. The police are looking for the four robbers.