EVANDER – Pep Store in Evander CBD was robbed at about 3.45pm on Thursday, 1 November.
Three men entered the store and one suspect pointed a gun at the cashier.
He ordered her to open the safe. The other two men rounded up the other three shop assistants and several customers and forced them into a back room.
The money in the safe was not enough and the gunman forced the cashier to empty the cash register.
They stole approximately R8 000 and then the cashier was taken to the back room where the other people were kept.
The robbers fled on foot.