A team of highly armed gunmen stole the Malamulele police station of firearms and trapped the policemen inside the police station in Malamulele, Limpopo. The criminals also robbed a restaurant and two gas stations. Robbery with a weapon at SAPS Malamulele. Ten armed criminals locked several police officers in the back of an LDV before robbing the station of four R5 Rifles, four shotguns, five 9mm pistols, and an unspecified amount of ammo.
An Intelligence led joint operation, comprised of members from the Thohoyandou Cluster Task Team, Crime Intelligence, the Tactical Response Team (TRT), SAPS Thohoyandou Crime Prevention, Detectives and SAPS Malamulele Crime Prevention, resulted in the arrest of four suspects aged between 26 and 33 soon after they committed a business robbery in the Thohoyandou CBD. In the process of this operation, three motor vehicles, R5 rifle, magazine, ammunition and cash amount of money were recovered. It is alleged th