A 27 year’s old suspect has been arrested for possession of a stolen vehicle in Mamelodi East yesterday. Police spokesperson, Captain Michael Mbewe said that a Datsun Laurel believed to have been stolen in Limpopo earlier this month and brought to Mamelodi East. The police launched immediate patrols in Mamelodi East Extension 11 after receiving an alert “tip-off” from the community members. After the arrest, Mamelodi East acting station commander, Colonel Charles Matji extended his gratitude to the community of Mamelodi East for assisting the police. The suspect is detained in Mamelodi East, facing charges of possession of stolen vehicle and will appear soon in Mamelodi court.
By: Fortunate Machaba