A 45-year-old man from Mondeor, south of Johannesburg, has been arrested for perjury.
Brig Mathapelo Peters stated he was nabbed on Saturday.
He had advised police that he was adopted from a Commonplace Financial institution department on Thursday after he had withdrawn money.
He claimed that whereas opening the gate at his residence, three male suspects who had been in a white Toyota Fortuner following him, held him up with a firearm and took him into the home, the place they robbed him.
“An investigation revealed that he opened a false case,” stated Peters.
The suspect will seem within the Johannesburg Justice of the Peace’s court docket on Monday.