Cloned cards: bail hearing delayed

2010-12-10 00:00

A BAIL application by three men charged with fraud after allegedly using cloned credit cards and bank cards, as well as fraudulent identity documents, was unable to proceed in the magistrate’s court on Wednesday due to legal hitches over the drafting of the charge sheet.

State prosecutor Rene Padayachee said the prosecution is bringing additional charges against the accused, Mthobisi Collin Khubeka (21), Phumlani Kenneth Phoswa (24) and Siyabonga Mhlongo (22). The three were arrested at the beginning of November, allegedly after trying to use cloned cards to buy a motorcycle.

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