Police are investigating an alleged robbery under arms, committed on Wendel Maynard 35 years, a security guard of South Ruimveldt about 09:30hrs.
Initial investigations reveal that the victim was about to escort cash from a business location, when he was pounced on by three armed men.
The bandits gun-butted the security guard and demanded the cash from him. A licensed firearm holder discharged a round at the suspects.
The suspects in their haste to escape with the cash on motorcycles discharged several rounds.
Investigations are continuing.