Thursday, 05 March 2020
Odendaalsrus: A 20-year-old suspect, Katleho Pheleu of Allanridge appeared at the Odendaalsrus magistrate court on 02 March 2020 on a charge of possession of copper cable.
The case was postponed to 30 March 2020 for further investigation while the suspect remains in custody. On Friday the 28 February 2020, Warrant Officer Sello was doing a foot patrol when he noticed a young man carrying a suspicious heavy black bag.
The officer stopped and requested to search the bag. A copper cable was found in the bag and Katleho could not provide the Warrant with proper explanation why was it in his possession.
Katleho is currently on bail in two other cases, one of robbery opened at Allanridge and the other one is house robbery at Viljoenskroon.