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Port Alfred security guard busted for breaking into shop

MAY 2, 2017
Port Alfred security guard busted for breaking into shop

A 30-year-old Port Alfred security guard is expected in court after he was arrested by police whilst on duty at a local mall.

"The suspect faces a charge of business break-in," said police spokesperson, Captain Mali Govender.

"It is alleged that between Saturday the 29th and Sunday the 30th, the suspect allegedly broke a window and entered the shop at the Mall and stole five blankets and two bags to the value of R9 000.

"During the investigation, both bags and four blankets were recovered. 

"The suspect will appear in the Port Alfred Magistrate's Court on Thursday."