Post Tagged with: "Table View"

Mandrax, ‘Tomato plants’ & Other Paraphernalia lead to Arrests

Mandrax, ‘Tomato plants’ & Other Paraphernalia lead to Arrests

17th August 2017 at 10:02 am 0 comments

A tip-off from an anonymous caller lead to the arrest of four suspected drug dealers in Table View. According to  police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler one of them offered an ingenious excuse. He claimed that a cannabis plant was in fact a “tomato plant.” The arrests took place early MondayRead More

R3-Million Dagga Bust in T’View Flat

R3-Million Dagga Bust in T’View Flat

10th August 2017 at 10:28 am 2 comments

An early morning search for a man who had allegedly assaulted a woman and her child, yielded big returns for Table View police. The woman directed them to a flat in Sandown Estate, where police then found dried hydroponic dagga valued at R3 million! According to police spokesperson Captain FCRead More

From Vredenburg to T’View

From Vredenburg to T’View

19th July 2017 at 9:46 am 0 comments

Vredenburg detectives made a curious discovery yesterday. They were trying to trace a man suspected of committing armed robbery last year. At about 06:30 the detectives approached a house in Oxford Road in Vredenburg, “and was again informed by an occupant of the house that the person they are lookingRead More

T’View: Arrested on Sunday, in Court on Tuesday

T’View: Arrested on Sunday, in Court on Tuesday

11th July 2017 at 9:52 am 0 comments

A man suspected of having burgled a business near Boy de Goede Circle in Table View during the early hours of Sunday morning will appear in court today. According to Table View police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler police traced the suspect to his home in Potsdam Road after studying surveillanceRead More

Increase in Robberies, T’View Police Warn

Increase in Robberies, T’View Police Warn

8th July 2017 at 10:28 am 0 comments

According to Table View Police robberies are on the increase. Police urge people to refrain from talking on their cellphones while walking in public. Many victims have been threatened with dangerous weapons, and their cell phones taken from them by force. One such incident took place recently when a thiefRead More

Housebreaker gets 12-Year Sentence

Housebreaker gets 12-Year Sentence

15th June 2017 at 10:19 am 0 comments

A housebreaker with an affinity for stealing “small items” has been stopped in his tracks. Yandisa Mthwecu was linked to seven housebreaking cases in the Table View and Parklands area. He was handed a 12-year prison sentence on 30 May. According to police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler, Mthwecu “stole smallRead More

Followed from Bank & Robbed

Followed from Bank & Robbed

15th June 2017 at 9:54 am 0 comments

A Table View resident was followed home from the bank yesterday, and robbed at gunpoint. The incident took place at noon, outside the victim’s home in Guildford Road, upon his return from a nearby bank. According to police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler the incident unfolded as follow: Three armed menRead More

Table View Theft Alert

Table View Theft Alert

8th June 2017 at 5:57 pm 0 comments

Table View police warns of an increase in the reporting of thefts. Police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler says that “most theft cases reported indicated that people are being targeted at shopping malls, where cellular telephones are snatched from a handbag left unzipped or open, back pockets, or left unattended onRead More

Table View: House break-in interrupted

Table View: House break-in interrupted

2nd June 2017 at 7:01 pm 0 comments

Two suspected housebreakers (aged 42 and 33) were arrested in Flamingo Vlei after triggering a house alarm. The attempted break-in took place in Porcupine Way around 3 am, says police spokesperson Captain FC van Wyk. The owner was away on holiday at the time. An armed response guard who arrivedRead More

Robbers hit Pub, hijack Car in Table View

Robbers hit Pub, hijack Car in Table View

13th March 2017 at 2:56 pm 0 comments

Two men and a woman attempted to rob a pub in Porterfield Road, Table View, shortly before 11 o’ clock yesterday morning. They failed, but things went awry from there. According to police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler one of the suspects pointed a firearm at the bartender, and a struggleRead More

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