Two police officers and co-accused appeared in court for robbery


Sergeant Maanda Reuben Madida (47) stationed at Waterval police station outside Louis Trichardt and Warrant Officer Raedani Machel Nndwamato(56), stationed at Mutale Police Station outside Thoyandou together with their Co-Accused Mashudu Rogas Ramagoma(29) from Khubvi village have appeared in Thoyandou Magistrate’s court facing charge of armed Robbery.

The accused were all denied bail and their case was postponed to 26 June 2020 for further investigation by the police. Suspects were arrested on Wednesday, 10 June 2020, after they allegedly robbed a police Warrant Officer attached to the Local Criminal Record Center of SAPS in Kempton Park, Gauteng Province and his wife. 

This happened when Warrant Officer and wife were driving along Tshandama – Khubvi public road. The occupants of a Ford focus allegedly ordered him to stop and pointed a firearm at them and robbed them an amount of cash and state Tablet. The couple alerted the Local Police who immediately started with investigations which led to the arrests. 

Police investigations continue.