Five people have been arrested after they robbed a liquor store in Parow in the Western Cape.

City of Cape Town’s Metro Police responded to the robbery and found three of the suspects still on the scene. They were found hiding on the premises in a bathroom with the alcohol and money they had stolen.

Metro Police spokesperson, Wayne Dyason says they found the other two suspects not far from the liquor store.

“The officers searched the surrounding area and found the other two suspects hiding on the premises of a flat next to the bottle store.

All five suspects were arrested and detained at Parow SAPS on charges of armed robbery. A large knife used by the suspects was also confiscated,” says Dyason.

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