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Four suspects to appear in court for robbery and possession of drugs


Media Statement
South African Police Service
Office of the Provincial Commissioner Western Cape

WESTERN CAPE - Four suspects are expected to appear in the Athlone Magistrate’s Court today after they were arrested On Saturday, 01 May 2021 about 22:20. Members attached to the Maitland Flying Squad followed up on information about drugs being delivered at a house in Silvertown, Athlone. Police proceeded to the address and arrested a 20-year-old suspect and confiscated drugs worth a substantial amount.

While the members were on the way to the station, they were informed about a suspect who is wanted for robbery who was at house in Vygieskraal. Members responded and went to the address and upon their arrival they found the wanted suspect and also found a bag with drugs and money in the house. Three suspects aged between 25 and 42 were arrested for possession of drugs and robbery.


Sergeant Noloyiso Rwexana
071 604 8321