Cop gets three years for bribery

A Macdough Mochoari asked a truck driver to give him money and food near Glen in the Free State.

A cop in the Free State was sentenced to three years in jail for bribing a motorist.

JOHANNESBURG - A Free State traffic officer has been sentenced to three years in prison for bribery by the Bloemfontein Magistrate's Court on Monday.

In March, Macdough Mochoari asked a truck driver to give him money and food near Glen in the Free State.

On Monday, the 41-year-old was found him guilty of corruption and was also declared unfit to possess a firearm.