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Over 50 suspects arrested by King Williams Town police over the weekend

JANUARY 30, 2017
Over 50 suspects arrested by King Williams Town police over the weekend

More than 50 suspects were arrested during various anti-crime operations that were conducted by police in King Williams Town over the weekend.

"Police intensify more visibility in their respective policing precinct to prevent crime," described police spokesperson, Captain Siphokazi Mawisa.

"They were on foot patrols and also doing stop and search as part of crime prevention. These suspects will appear at King Williams Town Magistrate court soon."

King William’s Town SAPS Station Commander, Colonel Andile Lamana, said that the police will intensify more visibility in ensuring that the community is safe.

"Police will keep on doing stop and search and roadblocks to prevent crime in our area," he added.

He encouraged the community to report any criminal activities to 08600 10111.