Burglar brazenly breaks into police station

2015-09-14 11:05
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Pietermaritzburg - If rule one for would-be burglars is don’t get caught, the second is to choose your target carefully.

But one burglar is now regretting having ignored these rules after he brazenly broke into the Alexandra Road police single quarters on Thursday night.

It is believed to have been his second attempt to break into the police barracks.

According to Pietermaritzburg police spokesperson Mthokozisi Ngobese, the man was arrested after a police dog was “sent into the premises and sniffed out the intruder before tackling him down”.

Ngobese said the same man had tried to burgle the residents in the police quarters earlier this year.

Nothing was stolen during the incident.

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