MINISTER MBALULA SALUTES SAPS
The Minister of Police, Mr. Fikile Mbalula salutes the South African Police Service ( SAPS ) for smoking criminals out of their homes in Atteridgeville, Pretoria.
The SAPS identified a suspected criminal by the name of Sammy Morake Morote otherwise known as “Team Volt SA”. Upon this, SAPS conducted an operation at his place in Atterigeville at midnight.
The police found him and recovered one Z88 pistol and a black Mercedes Benz that he uses to drive around. This followed a viral video where Sammy Morake Morote carried a rifle and was splashing cash.
“We will continue to hunt criminals and smoke them out of their hiding holes. Their time is up and we can no longer watch as they terrorize our communities. I salute our police officers for arresting a suspected criminal with so many cases pending against him. We have no time to waste time. My message to all criminals is that we are coming for you our people can no longer live in fear,” Minister Mbalula said.
The suspect has 12 pending serious violent crime cases of including that of murder, carjacking & robbery and several with the status of being withdrawn. The suspected appeared in Court today and was denied bail.
The SAPS are working hard to make more arrest linked to the cases Sammy Morake is suspected to be responsible for.