‘The fact that it took us months to bring him to account speaks volumes about his ability to evade justice and that he has the potential to abscond’
According to the Ivory Park SAPS Communication Officer, Captain Bernard Matimulane, the 40-year-old suspect is alleged to have shot at the patrollers on September 03 without provocation after they came to a shack not far from where he resides at Ivory Park, Extension 2.
The police traced the suspect and arrested him
The victim was in the company of other people shortly before she was shot
An unlicensed firearm with seven live rounds of ammunition was found around one suspect’s waist
Brigadier Ngcobo’s reminder to the community of Ivory Park and surroundings comes after a group of ladies and a gentleman belonging to a stokvel was on September 03, robbed off undisclosed amount cash by four armed men at Ivory Park’s Extension Two.
CCTV footage showed these men raping a 33-year-old staff member at the Edleen guest house after 2.40am.
Man kills his wife and hangs himself.
On the night of the rape, the victim stopped a car, thinking it was a local taxi
Capt. Matimulane said the suspect is under police guard in hospital and is facing a charge of business robbery and illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition.
Tembisa SAPS is looking for two armed robbers.