DURBAN NORTH – At 2pm today, Marshall Security received an alert for a house robbery which had just occurred at a home in Potomac Avenue in Virginia, Durban North.
Armed reaction officers were dispatched to the scene and ascertained that four men of which two were armed with pistols forced entry into the property where they held the domestic worker at gun point, before confining her to a bedroom and proceeded to ransack the house.
It was reported that the two armed men arrived at the home in an unknown vehicle posing as water meter readers.
Some of the items stolen were televisions and various high end electronic equipment. The suspects fled the scene in an unknown direction.
The domestic worker was left unharmed yet severely traumatised in the ordeal.