Rising prices a golden opportunity for highly organised precious metal thieves

Experts believe cash-in-transit gangs are behind attacks on gold mines, with R52m stolen since 2018

02 February 2021 - 19:37

Gangs linked to deadly cash heists are said to be plundering SA’s gold mines in brazen attacks which have left the country’s mining community reeling. 

The Hawks confirmed that R52m in the precious metal has been stolen since 2018...

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