A group of World Cup journalists from Portugal and Spain have been
robbed at their hotel in the Magaliesburg.
It is understood armed robbers broke into the lodge, north west of
Johannesburg, in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
Equipment, passports and cash
There were no reports of injuries but the criminals allegedly fled with
expensive equipment, passports and cash.
One of the foreign journalists said he has friends who were caught up in
No injuries, no arrests
"A group of armed men entered the hotel and started looking for
valuables. They stole mostly professional equipment. Everybody is fine
and no one was injured," he said.
"They stole all the equipment. TVs, cameras, laptops and cell phones,"
another man said.
"There were no injuries and no arrests as yet but we are hopeful that we
will track the suspects down and arrest them," the police's Sally de
|Address:||Hotel in the Magaliesburg|
|Crime Date/Time:||9 Jun 2010, 00:06 AM|
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|Reported Date:||9 Jun 2010, 11:06 AM|