Police awarded for their good work in arrest

2018-03-02 06:00

ON February 15, Matatiele police were awarded with certificates of commendation after they arrested an armed suspect who had robbed at gunpoint a shop owned by a foreign national in Dengwane.

SAPS spokesperson Captain Raphael Motloung said when police arrested the suspect, an illegal firearm with rounds of ammunition were discovered on him. “The courage and bravery displayed by police members are appreciated,” said Motloung. — Supplied.


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