Sundumbili SAPS crime report

2016-09-28 06:00

THE Sundumbili SAPS made numerous arrests over the weekend which included two people who were arrested for being in possession of marijuana. The two paid a fine of R100 each.

Another individual was arrested for driving while under the influence of alcohol. The said individual paid R1 000 bail and is still waiting for blood sample results.

Sundumbili SAPS communications officer, Captain Gideon Mthethwa said one person was arrested for the negligent loss of a firearm.

“The culprit was remanded in custody by the Nyoni court,” he said.

He said one person was arrested for assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm at the weekend and the said culprit appeared in the Nyoni Magistrate’s Court.

Mthethwa said another 48 people were arrested for purchasing and drinking a prohibited alcoholic concoction commonly known as Isihimeyane. The said culprits each paid a fine of R50.

“We urge our community to avoid committing either petty or serious crimes because those who do will be dealt with by the police. The Sundumbili SAPS will work diligently to ensure that our area is a safe place for all who reside in it,” Mthethwa said.

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