25 year old arrested for theft in Khayelitsha
By Khanyisa Tabata
28 August 2009
One person has been arrested in Khayelitsha for being in possession of stolen property. The 25 year old was arrested after police conducted a search in R Block, Khayelitsha.
The suspect was arrested after an intense investigation by the members of the police and from the assistance from the public.
“To surprise we found the young man in the house, dressed partially in police uniform. The suspect was arrested and taken in for questioning”.
“It was later established that the uniform had in fact been stolen from a Police Official in a housebreaking during July 2009” said police spokesperson Constable Mthokozisi Gama.
Anyone with additional information or who has any knowledge of the suspect possibly committing crimes dressed in police uniform is requested to contact the Investigating Officer, Detective Inspector Glandstone Kasper, Detective Services, Khayelitsha on 079 880 9833 or 021 360 2300 during office hours.