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FS police launch manhunt for murder suspect

Police in the Free State has launched a manhunt in a case where the body of a woman believed to be in her thirties...

Murder trial of slain Welkom student commences

The trial of the gruesome murder of Naledi Lethoba, 21, is expected to commence at the Bloemfontein High Court today. The accused, Obed Leshoro, who...

FS police warn residents over bogus prophet

Free State police have issued a warning to residents to be vigilant and aware of a bogus prophet defrauding unsuspecting people. Police spokesperson, Stephen Thakeng,...

A couple linked to farm attack, robbery arrested in FS

A Free State couple suspected to have been involved in a farm attack and robbery on 28 November at Doringpan Farm, Bultfontein, has been...

Police investigating Welkom couple’s deaths

Free State Police spokesperson Stephen Thakeng says police are investigating the unnatural deaths of Joe and his wife Goretti Vieira, co-owners of the Sylvania...

R70 000 stolen from FS municipality

A manhunt has been launched for suspects responsible for malicious vandalism and cable theft, amounting to R70 000 in damages to the Matjhabeng Local...

FS woman arrested for murder of husband

The Free State is continuing to experience violent crimes in the form of domestic violence that often lead to murder. This as a 25-year-old...

Cybercrime concerns FS police

Cybercrime, which includes, theft, fraud, extortion and a host of statutory offences, amongst others, remains a serious concern for the Free State police as...

Police mum on developments in Welkom parking lot murder

Police in the Free State are tight-lipped regarding the latest developments in the murder case of Shai Mikia Mohapi, whose killing made international headlines...

Man arrested for arson to appear in Bothaville court

A suspect is set to appear in the Bothaville Magistrate’s Court in the Free State on Tuesday 20 August 2019 after he was arrested...

FS men accused of killing maize thieves appear in court

The case against the five men accused of killing one person and assaulting three others for allegedly attempting to steal maize on a farm...

Welkom woman robbed inside taxi

Police in Welkom have launched a manhunt for two suspects said to have robbed a woman in a taxi at gunpoint. Police spokesperson in the...

Woman busted with stolen copper cable and municipal property

A woman (31) was arrested after being found in possession of suspected stolen copper cable as well as other property belonging to the Matjhabeng...

FS police in search of three men for 2018 gold fraud

Police in the Free State are pursuing three men who allegedly defrauded a Welkom-based woman of R55 000 in a 2018 gold scam. Police spokesperson,...

Alleged robbers wanted after allegedly stabbing and robbing taxi driver

Police in Welkom are investigating case of robbery after a taxi driver was robbed of cash and stabbed with a knife. These alleged bogus...

Two mineworkers shot, suspect on the run

An unknown man suspected to be a Lesotho national is wanted in connection with murder and attempted murder after two mine workers were allegedly...

Manhunt launched after suspects robbed farm workers at gun point

Hertzogville police are searching for seven armed suspects after they have robbed farm workers at Dankieskuil farm on Tuesday. Police reported that at about 06:30...

Suspect scams 80-year-old woman

A suspect is being sought by the Free State police in Riebeeckstad, Welkom, after an elderly woman was scammed and lost an undisclosed amount...