Police investigate new textbooks at recycling business

2012-10-24 19:30

Free State police have confiscated a truckload of brand new textbooks from a recycling company’s site.

Police spokesperson Captain Chaka Marope said they had received a tip-off that boxes of textbooks were being loaded onto a truck belonging to a recycling business in Church Street, Bloemfontein.

He said a case of being in the possession of suspected stolen property was being investigated.

It was not known how the books had ended up at the recycling company’s site.

The books were taken to the Parkweg police station in Bloemfontein.

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