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Fake Police Officer Robbed the Local Church Bishop Large Amount of Cash

SAPS | Limpopo | NARI
14 Jul 2018, Limpopo:

Media Statement from Limpopo Media Centre
Corporate Communication
South African Police Service

The Police in Giyani have launched a massive manhunt for a fake Police officer who robbed the local Church Bishop large amount of cash.

It is alleged that this suspect arrived at the Bishop's place and pretended to be a Police officer where he accused the Bishop's wife of being a drug dealer. He solicited money from the family if they don't want to be arrested and

subsequently, he robbed them cash amount of money and disappeared.

The Police were summoned, reacted immediately and started with their initial investigations which revealed that the suspect is a well-known person in the area but he is still on the run at this stage. His description is as follows: he is dark in complexion, wearing a black trouser and black T-shirt and he is always seen around Giyani, Malamulele and also in the Gauteng Province.

The Police are requesting Chisa Gezani Thomas Rivombo who reside at Jimmy Galalume village outside Giyani to come to Giyani Police Station or the nearest Police Station in order to assist with the investigations in this matter.

Anyone with information that can assist the Police to arrest the suspect involved in this incident, may contact Colonel Chris Mabasa at 082 469 0739 or the crime stop number 0860010111 or the crime line sms 32211 or the nearest Police Station.

The Police investigations are still continuing.


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