Residents started protesting last week over a lack of water in the area, which is served by the Moretele Local Municipality.
Mahumapelo says the Mayor and Councillors in the Municipality have been asked to convene a community meeting regarding the matter on Thursday.
He urged anyone with information to come forward.
Mahumapelo applauded the police for acting swiftly and arresting five suspects.
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