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Women beat up and rob man


Johannesburg Police have arrested three women for allegedly assaulting and robbing a man of his money in the Joburg CBD.

 Police spokesperson Captain Xoli Mbele says detectives arrested the women, aged between 22 and 29 for common robbery at Joy Cee, corner Lilian Ngoyi and Claim streets.

 “It is alleged that the suspects robbed a 35yearold manat the Caltex garage at corner Commissioner and Nugget streets in the evening of 18 August. The victim offered the suspects, who were under the influence of liquor, a lift in his car. They instructed him to drop them off attheir respective homes. He however dropped them off atthe garage and they became violent.  They assaulted him and took his wallet containing R1 600; and also took three Brazilian hair pieces from him. The victim and the suspects are known to each other,” Mbele says.