Accused gets 7 years for aggravated robbery

On 26 January 2020 at 20:00 a complainant was walking along Warwick Avenue when he was approached by the accused, who threatened him with a knife and took all his belongings (cellphone plus cash of R550).

No injuries was sustained by a complainant during the robbery.

Immediately detectives from Durban Central SAPS started with their investigation. The accused Allen Ndlovu was arrested on 01 February along Lancers road in Durban after being identified by the complainant.

The accused was denied bail and had been in custody from the day he was arrested.

On 13 September 2021, Allen Lucky Lushaba aged 21 years was found guilty in Durban Magistrates’ Court and was sentenced to 7 years imprisonment for robbery. The accused was also declared unfit to possess a firearm.

Source: South African Police Service