Man arrested for producing fake IDs
A tip-off from the community led to the arrest of the 28-year-old man.
JOHANNESBURG - A man has been arrested for producing and selling fake identity documents to foreign nationals in Gauteng.
Police received a tip-off from community members who said the man was making the documents from his home in Dobsonville.
They later found the IDs at the 28-year-old's home.
The police's Gordon Billing says they are still investigating.
"We were working on Operation Basadi and somebody came and gave the police information that somebody was producing fake ID documents for foreign nationals. The police went to the area and found the guy."