A foreign national arrested for allegedly attempting to bribe a police officer

News South Africa

Tebogo Msimanga |

A foreign national was arrested after he allegedly attempted to bribe a Police Sergeant at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium on Wednesday 21 December 2022. The suspect allegedly approached the member and offered to pay him an amount of R6 000.00 to release the truck. He was immediately arrested after paying the said amount.

Limpopo Police spokesperson said the Sergeant forms part of a team that investigates illegal mining activities. “The team recently confiscated and impounded a truck with two trailers that were allegedly involved in illegal mining at Northam in the Waterburg District”.

The suspect will appear in Polokwane magistrate court on Thursday,22 December 2022.

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