Man assaults police officer

A Springs police officer was assaulted during an operation in CBD. (Picture: Stock image)

The Springs police held an operation in the Springs CBD last Saturday.

Capt Johannes Ramphora says the main purpose of the operation was to curb business robberies and armed robberies.

Also read: Blind man assaulted and robbed in his Wright Park home

“The police approached a male in Fourth Street who looked suspicious,” he says.

When the police requested to search him, he refused and allegedly started to assault the police officer.

Also read: Security guard sustains minor injury after assault

The police managed to arrest the man and opened a docket of assault of a police officer.

“The suspect will appear in the Springs Magistrate’s Court soon.”

Follow us on our social media platforms:

Twitter
Instagram
Facebook

  AUTHOR
Springs Advertiser

Latest News

COMMENTS

Top
Next Story x
Cataracts: what they are and how to treat them

Thanks for your referral. We have no doubt your friends will love our newsletter as much as you!

Don't forget to verify your email.

to our FREE newsletter
SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter.




SELECT your titles:

African Reporter
Benoni City Times
Boksburg Advertiser
Brakpan Herald
Germiston City News
Springs Advertiser
Tembisan


Get regular news updates sent directly to your inbox.

Your source of local breaking news and trending stories from across the country.

Be a part of our growing community

1MILFacebook Fans
98KTwitter Followers
5MILMonthly Readers
12MILArticles Published Every Month
72Local Community Websites

SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter

SELECT your titles:

African Reporter
Benoni City Times
Boksburg Advertiser
Brakpan Herald
Germiston City News
Springs Advertiser
Tembisan

Get regular news updates sent directly to you inbox.

Your source of local breaking news and trending stories from across the country.

Be a part of our growing community

Subscribe Here
1MILFacebook Fans
98KTwitter Followers
5MILMonthly Readers
12MILArticles Published Every Month
72Local Community Websites
Your details:


Your friends: