Mamelodi East police are are warning Mamelodi East residents and motorists to be careful of criminals who are targeting people who park near the road and stay longer in the road. “This comes after several carjacking incidents reported recently in which criminals allegedly target people who are fond of this behaviour in Mamelodi East”, said The Mamelodi East Police Spokesperson, Captain Michael Mbewe. He added that police are aware of this method by criminals and have repositioned resources to counter this crime around Mahube Valley where most hijacking is taking place. Other places are Extension5,6,11, SNS and 16 Section. The community is urged to take the message seriously and assist in reporting suspicious behaviour to the police. The numbers to dial are 08600 10111 or 012 815 7080.
By: Fortunate Machaba