Isolated home invasions hit Tsholofelo East, Phakalane

Phakalane Location
Phakalane Location

Police have issued a warning in the wake of isolated home invasion cases that are rising in Tsholofelo East and Phakalane suburbs.

According to the police, residents of the once great neighbourhoods are now living in fear of criminals who also use violence in the process to rob victims. No 3 Officer Commanding, Senior Superintendent Theriso Thatayotlhe said thieves are having a field day breaking into people’s homes, thereby turning these areas into home invasion hot spots.

He stated that usually the criminals break into people’s dwellings at night, attack the owners while they are asleep and then take their valuables mainly cash, laptops, mobile phones and other gadgets.

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