Foreigners nabbed with police gear

2012-01-26 15:48
Johannesburg - Three Mozambican men have been arrested for possession of police paraphernalia and other suspected stolen goods near Phokeng, North West police said on Thursday.

Police, acting on a tip-off, searched a house in Lesung village on Tuesday night, Constable Kabelo Phetabosigo said.

"They found the men and a police raincoat and helmet, a bulletproof vest bag, computer parts and monitors bearing SAPS numbers as well as a police pocket book.

"There was also a Venter trailer, motor vehicle engines, motorbike parts and several counterfeit DVD discs in the house," he said.

The men were expected to face charges of possessing suspected stolen property in the Bafokeng Magistrate's Court on Friday.

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