ANC MP, EFF official out on bail for property damage and theft

- | 3 months ago

An ANC MP and the EFF provincial chair were arrested and released on bail on Monday for malicious damage to property and theft.

ANC MP Boy Mamabolo, 37, EFF MPL and chair  Jossey Buthane, 41, and Motladi Setsiba, 46, appeared in the Seshego Magistrate’s Court and were all released on R500 bail each on Monday. Police spokesperson Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo said the arrest came after the community went on the rampage, torched an unoccupied shack in Zone 3 and damaged a house in the area.

“Community members in Seshego had on Sunday converged in Zone 3 to discuss about crime in the wake of the killing of an 18-year-old Thorisho Kgomo, who was allegedly stabbed by a 17-year-old teenager and later succumbed to injuries in hospital,” he said.

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