Police looking for Free State tavern owner

2012-09-21 11:30

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Bloemfontein - Police are looking for a Brandfort tavern owner who slaughtered 11 stolen sheep, police said on Friday.

Constable Werner van Tonder said police received information that a Majwenasweu tavern owner was slaughtering sheep at her business on Wednesday afternoon.

The local stock theft unit investigated and found the meat of six slaughtered sheep in a fridge and the skins of another five sheep at a nearby dumping site. The sheep were worth about R33 000.

Van Tonder said the woman fled when police arrived and they were still searching for her.

A case of 11 stolen sheep had been reported at a nearly farm the previous day.
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