The swift response of Table View police resulted in the arrest of two house robbery suspects soon after they fled the crime scene in Sunningdale, Table View on Thursday afternoon.
According to a statement released by the Western Cape police spokesperson Colonel Andrè Traut, the victim, a young woman in her twenties was surprised by the robbers inside her house and robbed of her belongings and her vehicle.
Following the robbery the young woman alerted police and a search of the vicinity led to a high-speed chase between police and the robbers.
The chase ended when the suspects were involved in an accident in Ysterplaat.
All stolen items were recovered.
Two suspects aged 29 and 39 were apprehended while a third one managed to evade arrest. He is being sought by police.
The two suspect are expected to appear in court on Monday, 19 April 2021 in Cape Town.