News: Local

More arrests in cash heist

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by Mohanoe Khiba

Klerksdorp Record, Khuma - The Hawks’ Priority Violent Crimes Unit (PVC) unit arrested 6 more suspects on Sunday 20 May in Klerksdorp and Upington in connection with the theft of R3 million at Nedbank in Klerksdorp CBD on 11 April. Amongst those who were arrested were former bank employees, current bank employees and other suspects aged between 24 and 46.

To read the full story, read page 5 of our 25 May 2018 issue.

Gold smelt house suspects in court

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Klerksdorp Record, Khuma - Three men and a woman aged between 17 and 35 who were apprehended for illegal possession and processing of gold bearing materials by the Hawks briefly appeared in the Stilfontein Magistrate Court on Monday 21 May.

To read the full story, read page 5 of our 25 May 2018 issue.

Oil on market floor a mistake

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By Danie Jacobs

Klerksdorp Record, Klerksdorp - There was pandemonium at the local fresh produce market on Monday 21 May when agents arrived only to find the floor of the massive building covered in what looked like and smelled like motor oil. Klerksdorp Record arrived and found tempers flaring and fingers pointed at the operational manager for being responsible for the mess. 

To read the full story, read page 3 of our 25 May 2018 issue.

Security guard’s good deed noted

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By JP Myburg

Klerksdorp Record, Stilfontein - A 76-year-old lady from Khuma went to a local supermarket in Stilfontein and lost her clutch bag and cellphone. She retraced her steps and met a security guard that came to her relief. On Monday 21 May local pages on Facebook were thri-ving with good news after the 76 year old gogo, Polina lost her handbag and cellphone at the local OK supermarket in Stilfontein.

To read the full story, read page 3 of our 25 May 2018 issue.

Taxi vol trane oor “oompie”

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Deur JP Myburg

Klerksdorp Rekord, Klerksdorp - Dit was ‘n doodgewone Vrydagoggend toe die 23-jarige Zenobia Jantjies van Klerksdorp saam met haar ma gestap het om hul daaglikse taxi te vang tot by haar werk. Min het sy geweet dat sy so ‘n groot impak gaan hê met ‘n sosiale media inskrywing oor wat sy daardie dag op die taxi beleef het.

To read the full story, read page 4 of our 25 May 2018 issue.

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