Patients and health workers were left traumatised after a brazen armed robbery attack on a facility in Durban.
At the moment, nurse is undergoing treatment after an armed robber bit off her finger while struggling to dispossess her of her wedding ring.
According to the gruelling report, the robber bit the nurses finger in an attempt to get her wedding ring removed.
A patient who had walked in while the robbery was in progress was forced to lay down on the floor.
According to a statement by Colonel Thembeka Mbele, a KwaZulu-Natal police spokesperson, On Thursday at 05:20, one of the victim was performing his duties as a hospital security guard at Umbilo area when five suspects alighted from a white Polo Vivo vehicle and Gold Toyota Yaris.
“At gunpoint the Armed men proceeded to the hospital. They robbed the nursing staff and the patients of their jewellery, eight cellphones and a laptop before fleeing the crime scene in their getaway vehicle.
Some patients were left traumatized by the horrible incident.