A 32-yr-outmoded attorney is anticipated to appear on the Pretoria Justice of the Peace’s court on Wednesday on prices for money laundering and theft linked to a pair of investigations.
According to police spokesperson Brig Vishnu Naidoo, the attorney handed himself over on Tuesday. He used to be being investigated for alleged involvement in a extensive-ranging investigation into fraud and corruption linked to, among totally different things, the marking (branding) of SAPS automobiles, procurement of handcuffs and leg irons, outsourcing of automobiles from the SAPS garages, procurement of stationery and renovation of buildings.
He acknowledged the attorney used to be alleged to maintain received over R900,000 from one in all the accused on the day that accused used to be being arrested.
“The arrest of the attorney … brings the total to 72 the different of accused that were arrested so a ways,” Naidoo acknowledged. “These investigations began in September 2018 which seen the arrest of 71 accused to date, which included very high-ranking police officers, businessmen and females. Nearly each and every of the SAPS workers maintain since been brushed off from the SAPS after their alleged involvement in these circumstances,” Naidoo acknowledged, adding that “extra arrests in reference to these circumstances can no longer be dominated out at this stage”.