Tuesday, 03 March 2020

Odendaalsrus: Six Mozambicans aged between 16 and 40 appeared in Odendaalsrus Magistrate court yesterday; 02 March 2020, after they were found with gold bearing material and the case has been postponed for formal application.

On Saturday the 29 February 2020, Odendaalsrus Community Service Centre and Detectives assisted by Welkom Flying Squad and K9 unit followed a crime intelligence information about suspicious movements in one of the houses at Eldorie; Hospital Park; Odendaalsrus.

A house was approached and a request to search the premises granted. During the search, possible gold bearing material, gas bottles, sink plates and mercury were found and seized.

Items used to process gold bearing material were also seized.