Wednesday, 13 May 2020

Welkom: Tseko Sehloho (32) appeared at the Welkom Magistrate Court on the 11 May 2020 for alleged possession of drugs and failure to confine to residence during lockdown and the case was postponed to the 18 May 2020 for bail application.

On Thursday; the 07 May 2020, members of Welkom Flying Squad received a tipoff whilst busy with their routine vehicle patrol in Welkom CBD about a suspicious male carrying a black plastic bag in front of Matjhabeng Municipality Offices.

Members followed information and when the identified person saw the police coming towards his direction he fled on foot. Members gave chase and managed to arrest him.

The police found 36 containers of Atroiza [ARV`s] worth R18 000 in his possession. The 32 year old suspect was arrested and charged with possession of drugs and failure to confine to residence.