Three people have been taken in for questioning in connection with the theft of an ATM from the Spar supermarket in Cacadu on Wednesday.
Police spokeswoman Captain Namhla Mdleleni said the ATM had not yet been recovered.
The theft of the ATM by seven robbers was captured on CCTV cameras. A vehicle reversed into the store and loaded the ATM which is owned by Cash Paymaster Services and is used by SASSA to pay out grants.
No-one was injured.
This is a developing story.