Police in Makhanda in the Eastern Cape have launched a manhunt for five suspects following a business robbery at a local Post Office.
Spokesperson, Colonel Sibongile Soci, says the men are believed to have walked inside the building, at least two armed with pistols and confronted employees.
The incident happened at around 9 am on Tuesday, when the men allegedly forced staff into an office demanding they open the safe.
Soci says the suspects fled from the premises with an undisclosed amount of money.
A case of business robbery is under investigation.