News, Accidents, Robberies & Incidents

10 months ago

Northern Cape | SAPS NEWS: Search Continues for 2 Awaiting Trial Prisoners who Escaped from Police Holding Cells

Media Statement from Northern Cape Media Centre Corporate CommunicationSouth African Police Service


An intensive search for two awaiting trial prisoners in Pampierstad is still underway.

The two escapees, Oageng Sehemo (21) and Thembile Lawrance Fuba (28) escaped from Pampierstad police holding cells between 20 and 21 February 2019. They were arrested for burglary at a business premise.

The circumstances surrounding how

they escaped is subject of internal investigation.

The two escapees are from Pampierstad.

Anyone with information about the escapees is kindly requested to contact the Investigating Officer, Sgt Thato Tsibane at 082 416 0698 or Crime Stop on 08600-10111. Information will be treated as confidential.




Media enquiries: Brigadier R Ramatseba - 071 461 0908


Also Read: