Man accused of stock theft tortured by eight men

Man accused of stock theft tortured by eight men
Man accused of stock theft tortured by eight men

Operation Sesikhona on Stock theft continued to yield good results when they followed up a complaint of kidnapping and arson at Makhamiso Locality at Elliott dale near Mthatha on 09 September 2017 that was related to stock theft.

On arrival at the scene, a group called themselves “MASIFUNISANE” were found torture another man accusing him of stock theft.

Police started searching them and found two 9mm pistols with twenty rounds of ammunition, two men were arrested and six others were also arrested for kidnapping, six knives and two Bush knives were confiscated.

The man who was kidnapped was rescued and all eight suspects were arrested and detained at Elliott Dale Police Station to appear before Elliott Dale Magistrates’ Court on 11 September 2017 for possession of illegal firearms and ammunition, kidnapping and assault.

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SOURCESouth African Police Service