A super-sleuth Cato Manor police officer was applauded after he swiftly arrested a house break-in suspect on Tuesday morning.
Prior to the arrest, Det Cnst Gabisa followed up on a tip-off from community members after a house was broken into in Dunbar Road Bonela on Monday.
The items which were stolen included a computer, keyboard and printer. All items were seized from the 23-year-old suspect upon his arrest.
The station’s communication’s officer, Cpt CA Sibiya congratulated Det Cnst Gabisa on the swift arrest.
“We also thank community members who provided police with a tip-off. We appreciate partnership with residents as togethe, we can make a difference in reducing crime rate. This is a warning to perpetrators of crime that they will be arrested,” he said.
The suspect appeared in the Durban Magistrate’s Court.
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