SAPS Toti warns against perjury

2015-05-18 07:41

THE management of Amanzimtoti SAPS is sending out a clear message with regards to the opening of false cases.

“A case of carjacking was reported over the weekend of 2 May at the Amanzimtoti police station. After thorough investigation it was discovered that the case was falsely reported.

The alleged carjacking never occurred,” said Captain Charlene van der Spuy.

Van der Spuy said that the complainant had sold his vehicle after which he reported the carjacking.

“The suspect was charged with perjury and appeared in court where an application for bail was denied.

The suspect remained in custody and the case was postponed for further investigation,” Captain van der Spuy said. - Supplied

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