Citizens make arrest, praised

2016-03-24 06:00

Residents on patrol in Mandela Park made citizen’s arrest on two suspected thieves after they we found in possession of allegedly stolen goods on Saturday night.

Sergeant Nosiphiwo Mtengwana, of the Harare police station applauded the residents for handing-over the suspects to the police instead of taking the law into their own hands. The suspects have since appeared in the Khayelitsha Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday and they are still in custody. It was also not immediately clear when their next court appearance is. Mtengwane appealed to residents to continue patrolling their areas.

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