Three suspects on the run after escaping from police holding cells

A call has been made to the SAPS management to rearrest three of the seven suspects who escaped from Volksrust Police Station’s holding cells on March 7.

The remaining suspects are Mduduzi Khumalo aged 27, Paul Sambo who is 19 and Bongani Sithole 30.

READ | Police sought for suspect selling low cost houses illegally

“Although the investigation is already underway, the police must always be extremely vigilant when dealing with crime suspects so that they do not place their own lives or that of Community members in danger,” Community Safety, Security and Liaison MEC, Vusi Shongwe 

The MEC has further called on communities to work with police in order to bring the remaining escapees to book.

He also wants SAPS Mangement to thoroughly investigate of the circumstances surrounding these escapes. 

Related articles

Tributes pour in for TS Galaxy’s player

Mpumalanga-based club, TS Galaxy have lost one of their own, Luckyboy Mokoena. The 30-year-old took his last breath after a short illness. Before joining the club, Mokoena played for Highlands Park and Sekhukhune United. Tributes have...

Man appears in court for mine manager’s murder

Xolani Sidney Simelane (38) appeared in the Carolina Magistrate’s Court today following a fatal shooting last week. This is after Zanele Zwane (27), a mine manager was shot dead as she was about to leave...

Daughter sentenced to 20 years for mother’s murder

MBOMBELA - Valencia Nonhlanhla Mthunywa will spend 20 years in prison after she was convicted and sentenced in the Mpumalanga Division of the High Court today. Her mother Wanter Jabulile Dlamini's body was found dumped...

Murder accused requests courtroom to be cleared

BARBERTON - Murder accused Velly Thwala asked the magistrate to clear the gallery during his appearance this morning. His third appearance comes after he found by residents with 19-year- old Nosipho Nontobeko Msithini’s body in...


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

The reCAPTCHA verification period has expired. Please reload the page.