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TIP-OFFS RESULTS IN THE ARRESTS OF TWO SUSPECTS FOR THE MURDER OF A METRO POLICE OFFICER: PHILIPPI-EAST
2021/04/30      |  Written By:  Captain G Meyer   |   Province:  Western Cape

Philippi-East: Concerted efforts by some community members to assist the police in the fight against crime continue to produce the desired results.

Two suspects were arrested for the murder of the metro police officer who was killed on Wednesday, 28 April as a result of tip-offs received by the Philippi-East detectives in Lower Crossroads on Thursday, April 29.

The detectives follow up information and arrests the suspects in Kraaifontein and Lower Crossroads.

The vehicle of the deceased was also found in the possession of one of the suspects.

The duo were detained at SAPS Philippi-East and will appear in the Athlone Magistrates' Court on Monday, 03 May.