Daily Archives: May 13, 2020

Police launch search operation for missing person

POLOKWANE – The Police in Tubatse outside Burgersfort have launched a search operation for a missing person, Sibusiso Zwane aged 22, from Praktiseer Village who allegedly went missing on 09 May 2020. His father allegedly left him at home and when he returned, he was nowhere to be found. He is reportedly, mentally challenged. He

Boetsap murder suspect to appear in court

NORTHERN CAPE – A 19-year-old male suspect is expected to appear before the local Magistrates court in Boetsap in connection with a case of murder. It is alleged on Monday, 11 May 2020 at about 20:00 at Van Wyksfontein farm in Boetsap, a 41-year-old man and the suspect had a quarrel over food. The suspect

Hawks seize illicit and counterfeit cigarettes in Cape Town

PRETORIA – A 32-year-old suspect was arrested yesterday at his home in Ottery, Cape Town, following a joint intelligence driven operation led by the Hawks’ Serious Commercial Crime Investigation team together with Crime Intelligence, SAPS K9 unit and Customs officials. His arrest was preceded by a search and seizure that unearthed a consignment of illicit

Hawks uncover abalone processing facility in Cape Town

PRETORIA – The Hawks’ Serious Organised Crime Investigation team together with Crime Intelligence as well as officials from the Department of Forestry Fisheries and Environmental Affairs (DFFE) conducted a sting operation and clamped down on an illicit abalone processing facility in Cape Town on Tuesday. The intelligence driven operation uncovered the processing facility at the