Criminals have attempted a robbery at the Sterns jewellery store at the Trade Route Mall in Lenasia.
It understood the attempted robbery took place on Monday afternoon.
According to reports warning shots were fired and the suspects fled the scene empty-handed.
The circumstances surrounding the incident remains unclear.
A bystander who wanted to remain anonymous told Wired2News that she heard people screaming.
“The people were running out of the mall. There was a group of people at Entrance 3. I asked the security what was happening, but he was unsure.”