This week a jewellery store in the Cape Quarter Lifestyle Village in Green Point became the latest victim in a spate of jewellery heists in the Mother City.

According to IOL, Western Cape police spokesperson Sergeant Noloyiso Rwexana confirmed that police are investigating the robbery, which occurred at 10am on Wednesday, July 31.

Four men entered the premises, one was armed and the others had hammers.

No shooting and injuries were reported.

“The suspects fled the scene in a white Ford Fiesta with jewellery worth an undisclosed amount. Police detectives are following up on leads,” reports IOL.

Earlier this month Diamond Works, opposite the CTICC, was robbed, as well as a high-end hotel in Gardens.

Read: Diamond heist on Walter Sisulu Avenue


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