SAPS distances itself from ‘kidnap’ flyers

2016-06-08 06:00

THE South African Police Services would like to distance itself from the flyers or messages that are circulating on social media, warning parents about child smugglers, who are offering drug addicts money to help kidnap school children.

SAPS appeals to the community and parents not to panic, but to take extra precautions when dealing with such false information.

Those addicted to drugs can be referred to rehabilitation centres to get help.

SAPS also urges people to refrain from circulating false messages aimed at causing alarm and citing SAPS as the distributors of such.

The SAPS urges parents to take care of their children and know their whereabouts at all times.

- Supplied.

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