Released suspect rearrested

2017-02-14 06:01

A HOUSEBREAKING suspect (22), who had been released with a warning by Pinetown Magistrate’s Court on Thursday 19 January was recently rearrested by Pinetown police after being caught breaking into a house in Ashley, Pinetown.

The suspect was caught by the owner who alerted the neighbours. The Ashley Neighbourhood Watch chased and arrested him and handed him to the police. The suspect was released by Pinetown Magistrate’s Court facing five cases of housebreakings at Sydenham.

He was also wanted by Westville SAPS for similar housebreaking cases. The suspect had been terrorising Westville, Pinetown and Sydenham breaking into homes. He will be appearing at the Pinetown Magistrate’s Court soon for housebreaking and he will be linked to other cases. - Supplied.

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