[HOWICK WEST] – Robbery at creche leaves one injured.
A man sustained minor injuries this morning when he was hit on the head with a pistol during a robbery at a creche in Howick West, KwaZulu Natal.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 10h15 to find a local security company on scene.
A man, believed to be in his 30s, was assessed and found to have sustained only minor injuries. The man was treated for his injuries but declined transportation to a hospital.
Fortunately, no children were injured in this incident.
According to witnesses, three armed men had entered the building demanding valuables. The man was then assaulted by one of the suspects.
The full details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene to conduct an investigation.