Another vehicle stolen from Gauteng found in Mbombela

File photo: Kabokweni Police after arresting occupants of a stolen vehicle

KABOKWENI – Another two were apprehended yesterday for possession of another car stolen in Katlehong.

The pair driving a white Toyota Conquest with a Gauteng registration plate and were arrested on Thursday morning.

Also read: Four arrested in Mbombela for a vehicle stolen in Gauteng

This happened during a stop-and-search patrol held after the Nkohlakalo community protested on the road in demand of water in their area.

Kabokweni police spokesperson, Capt Shirley Ngomane said police initially stopped the vehicle because its identification matched that of robberies in KaBokweni.

“Immediately after stopping the vehicle its details were circulated in the police systems.
It was found that the vehicle was stolen in Katlehong, in Gauteng Province,” she said.

The two occupants, aged 34 and 47, were arrested on charges of possession of stolen property.

They are expected to appear in the KaBokweni Magistrate’s Court today.

Police investigations continue.

Thobile Mlangeni

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