Breakthrough after bicycles were stolen from Stilbaai campsite

Henry

The police in Stilbaai in the Western Cape have made a breakthrough in the investigation after bicycles were stolen from a camping site during the holiday season.

A minor was arrested and the police seized six bicycles worth more than R87 000.

Two cases were filed at the Stilbaai police station after a number of bicycles were stolen from the campsite between 31 December 2023 and 9 January 2024.

The investigation led the team to a house in Albertinia where the minor was caught with two bicycles in his possession. Further investigation led the team to another address in Albertinia where four more bicycles were found.

The investigation is ongoing and further arrests are expected.