Ladysmith crime: Blitz nets over 100 suspects

2011-11-01 00:00

THREE people were arrested for the possession of suspected stolen property, eight for driving under the influence of liquor and 43 for other liquor-related offences and anti-social behaviour during crime prevention operations in Ladysmith.

Similar operations held in the previous week resulted in the same level of success, with 45 arrests for more serious offences, which included one for murder, assault and rape.

Police recovered 9,4 kg of dagga, an assortment of electronic and computer equipment, DVDs, four firearms, liquor, knives and 14 goats.

— Witness Reporter.

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