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Taxi driver allegedly robbed by two foreign nationals at gunpoint

Police in Welkom are looking for two male suspects believed to be foreign nationals after they allegedly held a 20-year-old taxi driver at gunpoint...

Police launch manhunt after woman murdered in Welkom

Free State police on Friday said they are searching for suspect/s after the body of an unknown woman was found near a primary school...

Police hunt Odendaalsrus business robbery suspects

Free State police have asked for the public’s help in tracing four male suspects following a business robbery in Odendaalsrus. According to Captain Stephen Thakeng,...

More than ten suspects wanted for robbery at gunpoint

Police are looking for more than ten suspects who are wanted in connection with gunpoint robberies where cell phones were stolen from various shops...

Two alleged drug dealers caught red-handed

A man and woman have allegedly been caught red-handed by Welkom POP Reaction Team members. While the country was voting on 8 May 2019, members...

Four arrested after man killed by mob justice in Hoopstad, Free...

Four people were arrested after a man was beaten to death by a mob in Hoopstad, Free State police said in a statement on...

Five protesters in the dock for throwing stones at passing cars...

Five suspects – a woman and four men aged between 16 to 28 – will appear in Lindley Magistrate Court on Tuesday after they...

71 illegal miners allegedly attack police, resist arrest

More than 50 illegal miners were caught trying to evade arrest by going inside Allanridge Slime dam. Police report that upon their arrival at the...

Stolen school items found after tip-off

Thanks to a community tip-off police in Hoopstad recovered stolen items after R100 000’s worth of equipment was allegedly stolen from a local high school....

Woman arrested after false rape accusations

A Welkom woman was arrested for perjury, theft and fraud after she had allegedly lied about being kidnapped and raped last week. The 34-year-old...