PHILIPSBURG:— In connection with the ongoing investigation into two supermarket armed robberies which took place on September 11th, 2019 at Chinese supermarkets, the police department is again requesting cooperation from the community to help locate a suspect in this investigation.
The first robbery took place on Cannegieter Street at approximately 11.30 am. The two suspects entered the establishment and under threat of a knife robbed the cashier of the cash.
After committing their act, the suspects ran away in an unknown direction.
Later in the day, about12.30 pm, the police patrol was sent to A.Th. Illidge road for a robbery