Daily Archives: May 15, 2020

DA Ward Councillor killers found guilty

PRETORIA – Five men who stood trial in the Northern Cape High Court for the murder of Democratic Alliance (DA) councillor Johannes Baatjies (49) and his business partner in 2016 have been found guilty for murder. Richard Hasane (36), Richard Magawu (32), Matthews Legodi (52), Frank Baxane (34) and Charles Mpondomisa (42) were all found

Couple arrested with drugs in Olifantshoek

NORTHERN CAPE – The SAPS, local Traffic and other relevant role players followed up on information about drug trafficking in the Olifantshoek area. On Thursday, 14 May 2020 at about 16:00, a Vehicle Check Point was staged and a blue Daihatsu Terios was stopped and searched. The police found a bag with 100 Mandrax tablets

Accused appears in court for possession of suspected stolen livestock

POTCHEFSTROOM – In an effort to curb property related crimes in the province, Pule Mosimanyana, 39, was arrested and subsequently appeared in the Itsoseng Magistrates’ Court on Thursday, 14 May 2020 for possession of suspected stolen livestock. He was remanded in custody until Monday, 25 May 2020 for a formal bail application. Mosimanyana was apprehended

Police are investigating a case of murder and attempted murder

DALAZILE – Police are investigating a case of murder and attempted in which a couple was attacked at their homestead at Rasmeni Administrative Area during the night of 14 May 2020. It is alleged that the deceased (56) was sleeping together with his wife when an armed suspect kicked the door open and fired shots