Yesterday morning our teams apprehended a local beggar for stealing a client’s work phone.
At approximately 10h50 the Marshall Security Emergency Dispatch Centre was alerted to a theft incident which had occurred on Sunday just before 13h00 at a well-known restaurant/ pub in the Glenashley area.
Upon viewing the CCTV footage of the theft incident, it was established that a well-known beggar from the area stole the client’s work cellphone from the bar countertop.
Our teams went in search for the suspect and just after midday the suspect was spotted on Ashley Avenue in the Glenashley area and was immediately apprehended. Upon searching the suspect the stolen phone was found in his possession.
The Durban North SAPS were contacted and arrived on scene a short while later and transported the suspect to the Durban North SAPS where he was charged for theft.