A security guard was able to sound the alarm and call for help in the emergency which averted the robbery.
Anyone with the information is urged to contact Detective Sergeant Samantha Fynn.
Blue Security officers arrested two thieves in separate incidents.
GCW will have a community meeting in Bedford Gardens on Saturday, 13 October at 2pm.
Residents are urged to attend meetings next week to find out what’s happening in the community.
“These guys are fantastic and do a great job. They really go over and above the line of duty.”
Last month, two pensioners contacted Berea Mail after being duped by the men saying they had lost much-needed cash through the scam.
The suspects were handed over to the Maydon Wharf SAPS.
Brighton Beach Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit is looking for a Merebank man.
Berea SAPS is urging parents to be vigilant and to teach children to be safe.
Durban Central Police have sent a warning to the community to be vigilant regarding cases where criminals are posing as police officers.