[RANDBURG] – Security guard seriously injured in armed-robbery.
A man, believed to be in his 30s, was left seriously injured this afternoon following a robbery at a mall in Randburg.
ER24 paramedics, along with another service, arrived on the scene at 16h05 to find the local authorities already in attendance.
Medics were led to the clinic where the patient had been taken to.
On assessment, medics found that the man had sustained a gunshot wound to his upper leg and was in a serious condition.
The man was treated for his injuries and provided with pain-relief medication before he was transported to a private hospital for further care.
Three shop staff were also assessed after they were apparently assaulted by the gunmen.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.