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Cash-in-transit robbery wanted suspect arrested at his hideout

PRETORIA – A 34-year-old man is expected to appear at the Palm Ridge Magistrates’ Court today, 27 September 2022 for possession of suspected stolen property.

 

Two warrant of arrests were executed by a team of the Hawks’ Tactical Operations Management Section, MDOC Crime Intelligence CIT Team, Tracker Connect, Johannesburg K9, Gauteng Highway Patrol, GTP Saturation Unit, Badboyz Security Team as well as the ICB-Insurance Crime Bureau at residential premises in Brackendowns, Alberton.

 

The suspect has been sought for a cash-in-transit robbery and murder which occurred at Letsitele in June 2018 and another cash-in-transit that occurred in April 2018 at Burgersfort. During the arrest, a Nissan Navara which was reported stolen in Marikana last month, a laptop, cellphones, a number of vehicle tags, and face value registration documents which were reportedly stolen in Mmabatho earlier this year were seized.

 

After the court appearance, he will be transported to Limpopo province where he will be formally charged on the two cash-in-transit robberies and murder.

 

Source: South African Police Service

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