Over 20 people were arrested during Operation Fiela
in Potchefstroom over the weekend with a total of 58 fines issued for
contraventions of the Road Traffic Act.
Goods such as liquor, diesel, dagga and knives were
confiscated during the operations where over 600 persons, 101 vehicles and 61
premises were searched.
Colonel Sabata Mokgwabone said The suspects, who
were arrested in Ikageng and Ventersdorp respectively, include seven
individuals who were found in possession of dagga; two more were arrested for
burglary; two for Assault with intent to do Grievous Bodily Harm; two for
drunken driving; two for drinking in public, and one for possession of
suspected stolen goods.
Mokgwabone said we also managed to arrest one
person for selling liquor without a licence while three were arrested for
possession of dangerous weapons.
suspects are due to appear in the Potchefstroom Magistrates' Court soon”
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