SAPS: Two suspects arrested in connection with Langa liquor store looting so far
According to the police, two suspects were apprehended on Sunday.
The Shoprite liquor store was ransacked amid a shutdown of liquor sales during the Covid-19 lockdown.
Apparently this looting of a liquor store in Langa happened today. Can anyone verify? It was messaged to me. pic.twitter.com/bvg6yeGdue— Haji Mohamed Dawjee (@Sage_Of_Absurd) April 5, 2020
A 33-year-old woman from Gugulethu was arrested shortly after the incident and a 48-year-old male suspect was arrested later on Sunday night.
Both suspects are expected to appear in court soon on burglary and theft charges.
"The investigations continue with more arrests expected to be affected soon", says the police's Novela Potelwa.
#sapsWC Cape Town #SAPS arrested another two suspects after a liquor store was burgled and liquor looted in Langa on Sunday afternoon (05 April 2020). The investigations continue with more arrests expected to be effected soon. #21DaysLockdown NP https://t.co/FS9G9AyxdV pic.twitter.com/cr7xeVCluI— SA Police Service 🇿🇦 (@SAPoliceService) April 6, 2020
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