Gauteng man arrested for possession of suspected dog poison

2019-08-12 14:37
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A man believed to be linked to a spate of dog poisonings on the West Rand in Gauteng was arrested last Wednesday. 

This after the police received a call that Apcan Security had nabbed a suspect who was in possession of housebreaking equipment. 

The security company posted on its Facebook account that one of its officers had spotted and confronted the man on the street before informing the police.  

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According to police spokesperson Sergeant Mpho More, the man was found in possession of a product believed to be dog poison.

The 43-year-old will appear at the Roodepoort Magistrate's Court soon.

Investigations continue, More added.

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