‘Ac­ci­dent on­looker stole phone’

The Star Early Edition - - NEWS -

AN ON­LOOKER who al­legedly stole a cell­phone from an ac­ci­dent scene has been ar­rested in Mar­ble Hall, Lim­popo po­lice said yes­ter­day. The ac­ci­dent be­tween a car and bike hap­pened on Mon­day. “This sus­pect al­legedly took a cel­lu­lar phone and in­serted it inside his pocket. One of the peo­ple who were at the scene saw him and alerted the po­lice on their ar­rival. He was searched and the phone was found inside his pocket.” Po­lice said the phone was switched off, and when po­lice asked him to turn it on, he did not know the pass­word. The sus­pect is due to ap­pear in court soon. One per­son was in­jured in the ac­ci­dent. – Sapa

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