Case against motorist with traffic officer on bonnet postponed

It’s understood the 27-year-old had just been issued with a fine in Krugersdorp when she drove off while the officer was holding onto her car.

Picture: Video screengrab.

JOHANNESBURG - The Krugersdorp Magistrates Court on Tuesday postponed the case involving a motorist who was captured on video driving off while a metro police officer clung onto her bonnet.

The driver appeared in court on charges of reckless and negligent driving on Wednesday.

It’s understood the 27-year-old had just been issued with a fine in Krugersdorp when she drove off while the officer was holding onto her car.

Police spokesperson Mavela Masondo said: “The suspect was arrested on Friday and on the same day, she was released on R500 bail. She appeared in court yesterday and the case was postponed to 15 October 2019.”