West Ruimveldt family robbed, terrorized

– say gunmen acted strangely

A West Ruimveldt family was yesterday morning robbed and terrorized by two men armed with guns, but believes the men were not there with the intention of robbing them.

Eugene Fernandes who operates an upholstery business at his 101 Mandela Avenue, West Ruimveldt home said the incident occurred at around 10 am while he was at home working. “I had just finished sewing this chair set and was coming from inside when my daughter yell and tell me to run, but I had nowhere to run,” he said.

It was then that he saw the men.  “One of them was in front of me and he tell me shut me mouth and when he …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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