Four arrested, linked to Hartbeespoort housebreaking

Four suspects were arrested along the R511 on Silkaatsnek on Tuesday morning after a community member noticed suspicious behaviour and a television lying in the bush.

The television was spotted in the bush along the R511.

The incident was reported to Afriforum neighbourhood watch in Brits and Protego and MonitorNet security services responded as well. The four suspects were apprehended and the police were called to the scene.

According to police spokesperson Colonel Adele Myburgh, three men and a woman were arrested and were found in possession of a television and clothes. “After their arrest they were positively linked to a housebreaking and theft in Hartbeespoort. They are aged between 19 and 36.”The four appeared in the Brits magistrates’ Court on Wednesday.