Media statement SAP Modimolle – Beware of Con Men

Modimolle SAPS would like to warn the communities. In particular business sectors to be on the look-out for three suspects, two males and and one female. These suspects pretend that they are foreigners. The latest incident happened on Thursday the 4th of March 2010 at plus minus 15:00 on a farm market just outside Modimolle. They allegedly stopped at the market, driving a black BMW Sedan. They presented the foreign money and requested to see how the South African money looks like. Somehow the three end up stealing about R3 000 from the victim’s cash register. In a previous incident, about three months ago, three suspects, driving in a vechicle, a simillar insident took place and an undisclosed amount of cash were stolen from an employee at one of the local garages in Modimolle.

Enguiries: Supt Malesela Ledwaba at 0824517180