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Three suspected Mthatha stock thieves busted with 11 slaughtered sheep

Oct 15, 2018
Three suspected Mthatha stock thieves busted with 11 slaughtered sheep

The Stock Theft Unit and Flying Squad of Mthatha arrested three men, aged between 22 and 24 years, at Nduli Crescent in Fortgale on Sunday, at about 10h30.

"The suspects were arrested on a charge of stock theft after they were found with 11 slaughtered sheep. They will appear before Mthatha Magistrate's Court on Monday," described Captain Dineo Koena.

Arrest commended

The Acting Cluster Commander, Brigadier Nomawethu Makonza, commended the team.

He said "Lets keep on fighting stock theft in our area and protect the livelihood of our community."

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