• All Share : 49290.56
    UP 4.25%
    Top 40 : 3477.06
    UP 4.58%
    Financial 15 : 15494.28
    UP 4.65%
    Industrial 25 : 61779.42
    UP 4.80%

  • ZAR/USD : 11.5676
    UP 0.15%
    ZAR/GBP : 18.1147
    UP 0.12%
    ZAR/EUR : 14.2023
    UP 0.06%
    ZAR/JPY : 0.0973
    UP 0.19%
    ZAR/AUD : 9.4501
    UP 0.16%

  • Gold : 1198.9500
    UP 0.21%
    Platinum : 1201.5000
    UP 0.29%
    Silver : 15.9685
    UP 0.75%
    Palladium : 794.0000
    UP 0.63%
    Brent Crude Oil : 59.850
    UP 0.98%

  • All data is delayed by 15 min. Data supplied by I-Net Bridge
    Hover cursor over this ticker to pause.

Fri Dec 19 03:30:34 CAT 2014

Police captain arrested for robbing business - while in uniform

Sapa | 28 December, 2012 10:42
SAPS vehicle. File photo.
Image by: Reuben Goldberg

A police captain who allegedly took part - in full uniform - in a business robbery in Sunnyside has been arrested, police said on Friday.

Police spokeswoman Captain Pinky Tsinyane said that the cop, aged 56, was arrested along with two others, after a group of five people robbed a shop in the Pretoria suburb.

"Apparently he was in uniform," said Tsinyane.

She said the police captain will appear in court soon on charges of business robbery.

Police are still searching for the two other robbers who managed to escape.

SHARE YOUR OPINION

If you have an opinion you would like to share on this article, please send us an e-mail to the Times LIVE iLIVE team. In the mean time, click here to view the Times LIVE iLIVE section.