Police arrest alleged teenage gang members in eMzinoni

The suspects, between 13 and 16 years old, faced assault charges and were granted bail.

Police recently arrested nine alleged members of the Stragel Gang Group, reports Ridge Times.

The suspects are between 13 and 16 years old and face assault charges.

Police said the arrests came after several cases were opened and residents helped to gather information.

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Constable Cynthia Mtsweni, police spokesperson, said a stakeholder meeting was held and yielded positive results which led to the arrests.

Betty Ndaba, MMC for corporate services, played a big role in organising the meeting.

Constable Mtsweni said most of the suspects are from eMbalenhle and Davel.

“We are working around the clock to make more arrests,” concluded Const Mtsweni.

The suspects were granted bail.

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