Category Archives: Market

Six plasma televisions recovered and two suspects arrested

EAST LONDON – A quick response by the East London Crime Prevention members on 08 September 2020 led to the arrest of a 37-year-old male suspect in possession of two plasma televisions. The arrest followed a business robbery in one of the furniture stores in East London. Six plasma televisions; one 40 cm, one 49

Woman defrauded of R1.7 million pension money, suspect in court

DURBAN the Durban Central Detectives arrested a 33-year-old man for theft by false pretence. The suspect was arrested in Camperdown after evading police arrest for five years. He is appearing today before the Durban Magistrate’s Court. It is alleged during October and November 2015, the complainant was robbed of her hard-earned pension money with the

Western Cape duo sentenced for over R5.6 million worth of illegal abalone

WESTERN CAPE – Mathew Phiri (45) and Patrick Kanyembo (34) appeared at Paarl Regional Court on Monday, 31 August 2020 for sentencing. This follows their arrest on 23 June 2020 in a joint search and seizure operation on the N1 near the Huguenot Tunnel undertaken by members of the Hawks’ Serious Organised Crime Investigation unit,

Swift response by the police leads to the arrest of three business robbery suspects and recovery of a firearm in Westonaria

GAUTENG – Police arrested three suspects and recovered an unlicensed firearm after responding swiftly to a business robbery in Westonaria this morning, 03 August 2020. Police received information about business robbery in progress at a Supermarket in Westonaria and responded immediately. Upon arrival at the scene, police noticed four suspects on top of the roof