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Two arrested for house breaking and theft in King Williams Town

By Yolanda Palezweni - Oct 23, 2017
Two arrested for house breaking and theft in King Williams Town

Efforts to improve the safety of local residents paid off when police in Punzana arrested two suspects for house breaking and theft at Machibi Location, outside King Williams Town, over the weekend.

According to police spokesperson, Captain Siphokazi Mawisa, police members followed up the information they received from the community and went to a house at Machibi Location outside King Williams Town.

There they recovered two cell phones and three wrist cell phones.

“Items that were recovered were stolen from a house beginning of this month,” said Captain Mawisa.

She added that the suspects were charged for housebreaking and theft and will appear at Zwelitsha Magistrate Court on Tuesday.