Robbers attack couple with hammers

Johannesburg – Western Cape paramedics said on Tuesday that an elderly Chinese couple were injured when they were attacked with hammers during a warehouse robbery in Montague Gardens, Cape Town on Tuesday.

The couple sustained minor back and arm injuries and were in hospital, Netcare 911 spokesperson Lauren Copley said.

The couple and four employees were held up by two men, armed with hammers, at a baby equipment storage warehouse.

The robbers assaulted the couple and then locked everyone in different rooms before fleeing with several items.

source: http://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/Robbers-attack-couple-with-hammers-20101012

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