4 arrested for Mpumalanga robberies

2012-03-01 19:52

Johannesburg - Four men have been arrested in Kaapmuiden, Mpumalanga, in connection with burglaries, police said on Thursday.

"Police investigated two burglaries which led them to the house where three suspects were arrested," Lieutenant Colonel Leonard Hlathi said.

A fourth suspect was later arrested.

"They face charges of theft of a motor vehicle, possession of unlawful firearms, housebreaking and theft."

The firearms would be sent in for ballistic tests and the four, aged between 24 and 27, would appear in court soon.