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Date: 26 Dec 2007 20:11:09 +0200
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Cops nab wanted criminal
Dec 26 2007 02:17:39:583PM
A man wanted for ten crimes has been arrested at a roadblock in
Johannesburg after his thumbprint was scanned at a roadblock.
Johannesburg – A man wanted for ten crimes including vehicle
theft, housebreaking and malicious damage to property has been
arrested at a roadblock in Johannesburg, the city's metro police said
Chief Superintendent Wayne Minnaar said the 29-year-old man was taken
in when his thumbprint was scanned at a roadblock on the old Pretoria
main road in Wynberg.
The scan showed he was wanted for ten crimes committed in Johannesburg
and Limpopo, he said.
Minnaar said the Johannesburg metro police arrested another 45
motorists for drinking and driving in roadblocks in Moroka, Soweto and
Melville on Monday night.