Handbag thief runs out of luck.
At approximately 09:45 am one of our vehicles on patrol in Groenewoud Street Sonkring noticed a commotion in the street. Our officer stopped to investigate and were informed by members of the public that a
domestic worker in the area was assaulted and robbed of her handbag and personal belongings.
He noticed the suspect running over the field in the direction of Bottelary Road. Our Armed Response Officer gave chase on foot and caught up to the suspect.The suspect resisted arrest and attempted to assault our officer, the suspect was restrained and placed under arrest.
Suspect handed over to Brackenfell SAPS