N.dollars 6 000 stolen from Okahandja SPAR

WINDHOEK: An amount of N.dollars 6 000 was stolen from the SPAR retail outlet at Okahandja on Monday.

Okahandja is located some 68 kilometres north of Windhoek in the Otjozondjupa Region.

Spokesperson of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol), Inspector Slogan Matheus told Nampa on Monday the housebreaking and theft incident took place at about 04h00 on Monday.

He said the culprits gained entry into the shop by cutting through the roof of the building.

It is suspected that the thieves know the shop well as they went straight to the office where the safe is kept and took the cash.

They are still at large and police investigations are underway.