Here is an update on the armed robbery of the downtown Brackenfell Spur:

(Taken from the Brackenfell Community Police Forum Facebook Page, link)

“ARMED ROBBERY TOOK PLACE AT THE BRACKENFELL SPUR IN OLD PAARL ROAD, SUNDAY NIGHT
Cape Town, Brackenfell: Just after 21h00 on Sunday evening an armed robbery took place at the Brackenfell Spur. Fortunately nobody was injured and no shots were fired.

LATEST UPDATE:

Sunday nights robbery at the Brackenfell Spur is the 3rd robbery in three years. According the Erika Crous, police spokesperson, two suspects entered the restuarant and asked for a table for 2.

Moments later, the 2 suspects asked to speak to the manager and pulled a gun on the 27 year old manager, the moment she got to their table. They immediately demanded all the cash in the cash register and keys to the safe.

A third suspect was waiting at the entrance door. The robbers got away with an undisclosed amount of cash, 6-pack beer & a bottle of J&B Whiskey!

At the time of the robbery, there were 5 staff members and 3 clients in the restaurant. Brackenfell police is investigating.

Anyone with information can contact the SAPS CRIME STOP number on: 08600-10111