Court official to face corruption charges
The sergeant was arrested last week for allegedly smuggling drugs and a cellphones to the holding cells.
CAPE TOWN - A court orderly will appear in the Bellville Magistrates Court today on a charge of corruption.
The sergeant was apprehended at the Bellville court last week for allegedly smuggling drugs and a cellphones to the holding cells.
The 39-year-old police sergeant ,who works as a court orderly at the court, was arrested by the police's anti-corruption unit.
Police say he was seen leaving a bag next to the court building and left immediately without reporting for duty.
The bag was searched and contained 50 mandrax tablets, tik, dagga and cellphones.