Friday, 21 February 2020

Bloemfontein: Police in Bloemfontein request the following witnesses, Mamontsheng Mafelesi of Ha-Leqele in Lesotho, Maletuka Sekwai Tshehlanyane in Lesotho, Matoka Mokgotho Mafeteng in Lesotho and Mathabang Sedia of Thaba Tseka in Lesotho, to assist with information regarding an incident that happened in Ficksburg border post.

It is alleged that on the 03 January 2020,  there was a shooting incident that involved the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) and South African Police Service (SAPS) members outside Ficksburg border post.

It is further alleged that during the incident, there were Lesotho Citizens who were arrested as illegal immigrants. The finalization of the investigation depends on evidence that can be obtained from those people who were arrested as illegal immigrants.

All avenues to trace the witness were not successful due to the addresses and boundaries between South Africa and Lesotho.

Anyone with information that can lead to the tracing of the said witnesses or the witnesses themselves is requested to contact Colonel Maleke of Provincial ORS Border policing on 082 331 2379 or office number (051) 411 7068.

They can also contact Crime STOP on 08600 10111.