500+ arrests in Limpopo

The police in various clusters in Limpopo made more than 500 arrests during special operations last week. The suspects are between the ages of 19 and 61.

The offences include assault GBH, possession of dagga, house breaking, theft, drunken driving, armed robbery, murder, rape and possession of illegal firearms.

54 suspects, ages between 21 and 46, were arrested in the Mankweng, Thohoyandou, Makhado, Modimolle, Westernburg, Tzaneen, Lephalale and Seshego Clusters. Cell phones, nyaope, drugs, computers, five firearms, ammunition and magazines, a tractor, cash, laptops, dagga, house breaking equipment and four cars were recovered.

All the arrested suspects have started appearing before different Magistrate’s Courts around the province.

Police investigations are continuing.

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