Fence thieves surrounded

2017-05-23 06:00
The stollen fence.

The stollen fence.

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Mitchell’s Plain police caught two men red-handed while they were trying to steal a steel fence on Monday 15 May.

The officers arrived at the corner of Swartklip and Spine roads, Tafelsig at about 19:15 to attend to a complaint when they saw two men busy stealing the fence of the indoor centre.

When the thieves saw the police they started running. The officers gave chase and managed to catch the one man with a 3m piece of steel fence. The 29-year-old man was arrested for theft.


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