Beg­gar is fined

Zululand Observer - Monday - - ZO NEWS - Conelia Harry

BEG­GING for do­na­tions on the street has come at a cost for a Richards Bay man who was sen­tenced to pay a fine of R1 000 or spend 10 days in jail.

At­tie Pre­to­rius (48) pleaded guilty in the

Richards Bay Mag­is­trate’s Court on Wed­nes­day for con­duct­ing him­self in a man­ner that con­sti­tutes a dan­ger to traf­fic.

He was convicted for be­ing a dan­ger on the pub­lic road by stand­ing in the mid­dle of Pre­mium Prom­e­nade road dis­play­ing a card­board mes­sage re­quest­ing do­na­tions.

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