Selection of stolen vehicles recovered, Kathu

South African Police Service

Selection of stolen vehicles recovered, Kathu
Selection of stolen vehicles recovered, Kathu. Photo: SAPS

During Operation ‘Phinda Mzala’, Search and Seizure warrants were issued on all identified premises in both John Taolo Gaetsewe and Frances Baard police clusters.

In Rooibok Street, Kathu a 47 year old man was caught with his pants down, when the police searched and confiscated three reported stolen vehicles, a VW Amarok bakkie, a VW Polo TSI and a Bavaria Motor Works (BMW M3).

Vehicle Crime Investigation Unit members established that identification marks on all three vehicles were tempered with. Investigations revealed that both VW Amarok bakkie and VW Polo TSI, were reported stolen in Gauteng and Mpumalanga.

The suspect was also found in possession of a .303 hunting rifle, with filed-off serial number and .303 ammunitions, cartridges and 9mm cartridges.

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