Monday, 09 May 2022

Odendaalsrus: On the 06th May 2022, thirty five Bonsmara cattle were stolen from a farm in Odendaalsrus and the case of Stock Theft was registered for further investigation. The case was assigned to the following members Lejweleputswa District Stock Theft. Tracks were followed up for several kilometers which ended at a maize field, 10 cattle were found abandoned.

Additional 19 cattle were found 7 km from the farm where live stock was stolen. Six cattle are still missing and the 29 cattle were handed back to the owner which were positively identified as his live stock.

Two suspects were found with the cattle one suspect was arrested and the second suspect managed to flee. A manhunt has been launched for the second suspect.

The apprehended suspect appeared today, Monday; 09 May 2022, in the Odendaalsrus Magistrate Court.