Hawks arrest 70-year-old attorney over fraud

The suspect is expected to appear in the Bellville Specialised Commercial Crimes Court on 5 December.

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CAPE TOWN - The Hawks has arrested a 70-year-old attorney for fraud amounting to over R5 million.

It is alleged that between 2006 and 2013 that the suspect conned people by depositing their money into his business and personal bank accounts.

The Hawks’ Lloyd Ramovha explains: “The suspect has been struck off the attorneys’ roll and has been released on a warning. The suspect is expected to appear in the Bellville Specialised Commercial Crimes Court on 5 December.”

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)