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Teens among suspects arrested for Sterkspruit business robbery

Mar 1, 2019
Teens among suspects arrested for Sterkspruit business robbery

Sterkspruit police managed to arrest four suspects for business robbery that occurred at Mbonisweni Nkupane a/a.

"After W/O Yawathe (FCS) received positive information, he requested his colleagues from the Detective service as well as Sgt Sobhuza and the members from crime prevention to assist as back up," said police spokesperson, Capt Ursula Roelofse.

"The information was followed up successfully and four suspects - one aged 31; two, aged 17, and one aged 18 years, were arrested and the stolen goods recovered."

She said that they were all charged for court appearance after the Child Justice act procedure were followed.

SAPS Cluster Commander, Brig Trevor Mey, commended the members on the good work and also the community "for being our eyes and ears in the fight against crime".

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