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Local Security Apprehends Cable Thieves on Edendale Road



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In a swift response to a call reporting cable thieves on Edendale Road, the Counterpoint Risk Tactical Team sprang into action. The team was alerted to suspects possessing a trolley suspected loaded with stolen cables and quickly mobilised to address the situation.

As the security team arrived at the scene, the suspects attempted to flee, sparking a pursuit. Despite one suspect managing to evade capture, the team’s tenacity prevailed, leading to the apprehension of another suspect with a trolley filled with what is believed to be stolen cables.

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The captured suspect was promptly handed over to the police, marking a significant step in addressing the ongoing issue of cable theft in the area. Investigations are now underway to unravel the extent of the alleged robbery and ascertain whether the apprehended individual is part of a larger network of cable thieves operating in the vicinity. The incident underscores the crucial role that local security teams play in maintaining vigilance and ensuring the safety and security of the community.

Source: Cable thieves caught by local security on Edendale Road


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