Armed robbers who targeted the Hillsong Church in Century City, Cape Town, on Monday have not been arrested as yet.
“According to information, two suspects, one armed, entered the church and robbed the employees inside the premises of their cellphones,” said Sergeant Noloyiso Rwexana.
Rwezana confirmed the robbery is under investigation. Over the weekend the church hosted a 2018 men’s conference.
A photo circulating on social media has shown an armed man on the roof.
Business Robbery/Hostage Situation: Century City, Cape Town. Western Cape… Confirmed Hostage situation: Hillsong Church, Century City. pic.twitter.com/RparNsoHxe
— Donovan Chetty (@DONNYZ12) October 29, 2018
We are waiting for clarity on an incident at #Hillsong church in Century City, Cape Town. The doors are locked and it is understood that police are inside conducting a forensic inspection. Further details to follow. pic.twitter.com/huRoU0EsMK
— Jenni Evans (@itchybyte) October 29, 2018