Friday, 22 October 2021

Botshabelo: A 33 year-old suspect is in police custody for allegedly being in possession of suspect stolen property and dealing in dagga.

Selosesha Flying Squad and Selosesha Tactical Response Team, acted swiftly after getting information from a reliable source.

It was on Thursday evening; 21 October 2021, when the team went to a house in Section M; Botshabelo.

Upon arrival, police searched the house in Botshabelo and recovered a suspected stolen silver Connex laptop worth R 6 000.00 with the serial number filed off.

Police noticed an ICASA (Independent Commission Authority of South Africa) approval sticker. The approval number matched the number on the victim’s laptop box. Police further confiscated Swati dagga, weighing 398 grams.

A 33 year-old male was apprehended for possession of suspected stolen property and dealing in dagga. The recovered laptop was stolen around Section M; Botshabelo during late last year.

The apprehended suspect is expected to appear before Botshabelo Magistrates’ Court soon.