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Katlehong SAPS arrest 31 suspects during weekend operations

Katlehong SAPS Crime Prevention Unit, detectives from the Katlehong Police Station and members of the EMPD, successfully arrested 31 suspects for various crimes.

During several weekend operations, held between January 10 and 12, police arrested 31 suspects.

The accused were charged with several different offences.

• Assault with the intent to cause grievous bodily harm: 3

• Common assault: 1

• Driving under the influence of alcohol: 23

• Intimidation: 1

• Robbery: 1

• Dealing in drugs: 1

• Shoplifting: 1

All of the arrested suspects appeared in the Palm Ridge Magistrate’s Court where their cases were postponed for various reasons.

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Garin Joemath, born and raised in Johannesburg, is an Editor at a local community newspaper called the tame TIMES for 3 years now.