Two Suspects Arrested for Stealing Cellular Tower Batteries


Information about batteries that were stolen from a cellular tower site in Macassar on Thursday afternoon, lead to the arrest of two suspects, aged 35 and 36.

The suspects fled the scene and their vehicle was pulled over in the Kuilsriver area. Flying Squad members found twelve cellphone tower batteries, valued at R50 400, in the vehicle.

Suspects were arrested on charges of Possession of Stolen Property and will be expected to appear in Kuilsriver Magistrate’s Court on Monday, 16 March 2020.