Four hijackers arrested during weekend

2016-10-13 06:00

The police’s weekend operations resulted in 268 suspects being arrested on various charges. These arrests included four (4) for car hijacking, attempted murder, house robbery, seven (7) for driving under the influence of liquor and 33 for the illegal possession of drugs. Three liquor premises were visited and they received fines for non-compliance with the Liquor Act.

A total of 71 traffic fines were issued, valued at more than R35 500.

The suspects were arrested on charges relating to housebreaking and theft, assault (common), assault with the intent to do grievous bodily harm, theft and possession of suspected stolen goods.

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