Police arrest 252 suspects in Verulam

2017-01-19 06:02

MEMBERS of the Verulam SAPS embarked on crime prevention operations and arrested 252 suspects for various crimes in Verulam recently.

The police conducted foot patrols in the Verulam­ CBD and surrounds.

A total of 134 suspects were arrested for possession of drugs, 32 for drunk driving, 59 for possession of dangerous weapons, five for dealing in liquor, six for murder, eight for robbery and eight for house break-ins.

Verulam SAPS spokesperson Captain Mark Prakasim said: “The members were posted at the CBD on foot patrols to prevent robberies and their operations yielded positive results.”

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