Mondeor man arrested after false declare of follow-home theft

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He had advised police that he was adopted from a Commonplace Financial institution department on Thursday after he had withdrawn money.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.