Diepkloof men arrested for explosives

2011-05-05 07:15

Three men have been arrested in Diepkloof for possession of explosives, Johannesburg metro police said today.

“Metro police officers arrested three male suspects during a routine check for possession of explosives,” said Chief Superintendent Wayne Minnaar.

Two of the suspects have been linked to ATM bombings in Bloemfontein, Pretoria and Krugersdorp.

The arrests happened on Randshow Road in Diepkloof yesterday afternoon.

Three more men were arrested in the area for possession of a car that had been reported hijacked, Minnaar said.

The men would appear in court “soon”. 

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