The owner of a vehicle dealership has been arrested in Bosmont, Johannesburg, after the police had discovered seven previously stolen cars on his premises.
According to the statement of Colonel Lungelo Dlamini released yesterday, the Flying Squad, Johannesburg Metro Police, and tracking company officials made the arrest last Friday.
The following vehicles have been recovered during the detention: two Nissan NP200 bakkies, two Mercedes Benz cars, a Ford Fiesta, Toyota Etios, and a VW Polo. They were allegedly stolen from their rightful owners in Mondeor, Moffat View, and Johannesburg Central, and in Pretoria West, Akasia, and Brooklyn.
The suspect is going to be charged with possession of suspected stolen vehicles and will appear in the Johannesburg Magistrates’ Court later this week.
A vehicle dealership owner is expected to appear after seven stolen vehicles were impounded at his premises in, Gauteng police said on Sunday.