2 found with 208kg of stolen platinum

2014-08-30 12:28

Two people found in possession of 208kg of suspected stolen platinum are expected to appear in the Rustenburg Magistrates’ Court on Monday.

Police saw two suspicious-looking men in a stall in Rustenburg, North West police Colonel Sabata Mokgwabone said today.

“They searched them and recovered platinum weighing

208kg and 22grams of dagga hidden in their bags,” he said.

The men failed to explain where the platinum came from.

They were arrested on Thursday and charged with possession of platinum and drugs.

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