STATEMENT BY PORT SHEPSTONE SAPS:
Ezinqoleni SAPS members were conducting crime prevention operations in Ezinqoleni and surrounding areas on Tuesday 7 April when they approached a man in the CBD.
After searching him, they discovered that he had a large number of SASSA cards as well as bank cards.
The 42-year-old was immediately placed under arrest and charged with contravening the National Credit Act. A substantial amount of cash was also confiscated.
He was set to appear in the Ezinqoleni Magistrate’s court on Wednesday.