Quick response from community, armed robber arrested, Uitenhage

South African Police Service

Quick response from community, armed robber arrested, Uitenhage
Quick response from community, armed robber arrested, Uitenhage

Uitenhage police management praised the quick response from alert community members which led to the successful apprehension of a 25 year old male, following an alleged robbery at a business at about 07:20 this morning, Tuesday, 28 August 2018.

The 25 year old male suspect is due to appear in the Uitenhage Magistrate’s Court on Thursday, 30 August 2018 on a charge of armed robbery.

The Station Commander for Uitenhage, Brigadier Laurence Soekoe praised the community for their collaborative approach in combating crime effectively in their community and said: “When the community and the police join forces to fight crime, it sends a strong message to criminals.

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