2 CT cops to appear in court on corruption charges

The 44-year-old sergeant and 35-year-old constable were arrested by the Anti-Corruption Unit earlier in the morning.

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JOHANNESBURG - Two Philippi detectives are expected to appear in the Athlone Magistrates Court on Thursday afternoon on charges of corruption.

The 44-year-old sergeant and 35-year-old constable were arrested by the Anti-Corruption Unit earlier in the morning.

The Police's Frederick Van Wyk said: “The arrest follows an investigation into a corruption complained stemming from an investigation of another criminal case by the two detectives. The provincial Police Commissioner Lieutenant-General Khombinkosi Jula has expressed disappointment that those entrusted with the law get arrested for wrongdoing.”