Alleged Soweto thief arrested
Johannesburg - A man was arrested in Zola in Soweto on Friday after he was found with stolen electronic equipment, police said.
Warrant Officer Kay Makhubela said police found the 18-year-old man in a shack after receiving a tip-off.
He was allegedly part of a gang that robbed several homes in Germiston in the East Rand.
Radios, televisions, computers and other electrical appliances were recovered from the shack.
Police were still searching for the other members of the gang, Makhubela said.
The man will appear in the Protea Magistrate's Court on Monday.