Gunman robs two SIA employees in South Africa

The robbery took place last Tuesday at the entrance of Holiday Inn Sandton hotel in Johannesburg just as the crew were disembarking from the hotel shuttle bus after a shopping trip.
The robbery took place last Tuesday at the entrance of Holiday Inn Sandton hotel in Johannesburg just as the crew were disembarking from the hotel shuttle bus after a shopping trip.PHOTO: ISTOCK

Victims confronted as bus with SIA crew arrives at Johannesburg hotel; one of them shot in leg

Two Singapore Airlines (SIA) cabin crew members were confronted in Johannesburg, South Africa, by a gang of armed robbers who fired a shot, lightly injuring one of the Singaporeans in the leg.

The incident took place last Tuesday at the entrance of Holiday Inn Sandton hotel.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 20, 2018, with the headline 'Gunman robs two SIA employees in S. Africa'. Print Edition | Subscribe