Trio arrested with 228 bank cards

2015-09-04 20:17
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Cape Town - Three suspects will appear in the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court on Monday after they were caught with 228 bank cards on Thursday.

Police were alerted to a brown Toyota Hi-Lux bakkie with suspicious occupants travelling on the N14 in the direction of Pretoria on Thursday afternoon, police spokesperson Captain Colette Weilbach confirmed in a statement.

"Lyttelton police responded and pulled the vehicle over at the Jean Avenue off-ramp. The vehicle and the three occupants were searched… [and] 228 Capitec Bank cards were found on the suspects," she said.

The three were arrested for possession of suspected stolen goods.

The suspects - aged 57, 42 and 38 – are all from Soshanguve, Weilbach said.

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