Police at midnight roadblock nets three suspects with bundles of copper cable FREE STATE - A roadblock manned by members of SAPS netted three male suspects for possession of suspected stolen copper cable on Thursday, 22 July 2021 at about 00:05.
This roadblock was conducted on R52 road in Viljoensdrif.
member in charge of the road block, Lt Col Joseph Moiloa said they stopped a VW mini bus with GP registration number plate.
He pointed out that there were three male passengers on board in this mini bus.
On further probing, they found a bundle of copper cable loaded inside.
The three suspects could not give a comprehensive reason why they possess this massive copper cable.
They were arrested for possession of suspected stolen cable.