- A robbery in Hyde Park was caught on video
- It showed three armed suspects robbing the occupants of a car waiting outside a complex gate
- Many social media users were disturbed by the footage
A disturbing video was shared on social media showing a couple getting robbed while waiting for the gate to open at their complex. Three suspects emerged from a car parked behind them. The entire incident took only 40 seconds.
The video was shared on Facebook by Intelligence Buereau SA. According to reports, the incident occurred in Hyde Park over the weekend.
A Grey Toyota Corolla pulled up behind them and the three suspects in the car managed to escape with a Rolex watch, jewellery and cash. Social media users had mixed reactions about the incident. Facebook user Mabushi Oa Makola said:
"The same people who get robbed are the same people who buy back the stolen watches."
Nandowz Mhlongo said:
"Just another day in GP. Would never move there even if my work forced me to. No thank you..."
Mathews Paul Rampokkery said:
"Just track the number plate and lock the merc driver away"
Tino Nakirwa said:
"It seems like everyone being robbed has a rolex watch"
Xer Mer said:
"Surely he was followed just the watch alone made him a target. BMW 7 series also just the watch alone made the guy a target and the criminals said we won't harm you , you're insured"
Fredrick Mnikwa Ncube
"Wearing a Rolex is like jogging thru Kruger National Park. What ever the outcome is definitely by choice. Don't argue with me"
David Lehlogonolo Moukangoe
"But I don't understand if someone comes to your door demands you to open the door do not open he wont shoot trust me...you stay calm in the car or put reverse gear"
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