Man arrested in KZN after police found him with more than 50 Sassa cards and cash

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 man, 47, was nabbed with stolen Sassa bank cards and cash driving a ’high-end’ Mercedes-Benz.
man, 47, was nabbed with stolen Sassa bank cards and cash driving a ’high-end’ Mercedes-Benz.

A 47-year-old man was arrested while withdrawing money from different Sassa cards at an ATM on Anton Lembede Street in Durban on Saturday.

Police spokesperson, Nqobile Gwala said the man was driving a luxury Mercedes-Benz car which he bought recently.

“Seventy Sassa cards were seized from the suspect and cash of R7 640 was also recovered. His vehicle was also seized by police.

“Further investigations conducted by the team led them to the suspect’s residence in Umhlanga where a USB stick was found after it was thrown own of the window. It was seized by police for further investigation.”

Gwala said the man was arrested for fraud as well as possession of stolen property.

Police also seized over R7 000 cash.

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