Chief prosecutor's office break-in was kept under wraps

Yet another office of a high ranking official has been broken into.

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has confirmed that an office at the chief public prosecutor's premises in Pretoria was broken into. This is the office where the dockets are kept.

The incident comes just two weeks after computers were stolen from the office of the North Gauteng Director of Public Prosecutions.

The police say they can't confirm what exactly was taken from that particular office.

According to EWN reporter Gia Nicolaides it is understood that the offices have been fitted with state of the art CCTV cameras.

Read: NPA confirms yet another break-in

This happened last week Thursday and it is unclear why we only hearing about it now.

Gia Nicolaides, EWN reporter

Eye Witness News spoke to two Gauteng police spokespeople. One said he is not aware of the incident while the other said it was never reported at any police station in the capital.

Gia Nicolaides, EWN reporter

The NPA says it did happen and they are not commenting until the investigation is over.

Gia Nicolaides, EWN reporter

Nicolaides says the police investigative unit, the Hawks, said they were unaware of it, and they will look into it. But they haven't been asked to investigate as yet.

To hear more of this interview, listen below:


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