Teenager Arrested For Business Break-In: Phoenix – KZN
A 19 year old KwaMashu – Durban rsaident was arrested by members of Reaction Unit South Africa after he had broken into a business premises in Phoenix – last night.
Reaction Officers were on patrol in the area when they were alerted to a break-in in progress at a factory. Upon arrival Officers noticed several individuals fleeing from the premises. A foot chase ensued and the teenager was apprehended. While restraining the suspect he attempted to flee when he was tackled by the arresting Officer. The two rolled down an emankment where the suspect was subdued.
Upon inspectiom of the business premises it was establised that entry was gained through a window (picture 4). The suspects then entered an office through the ceiling and stole power tools and a computer tower.
The suspect was handed over to Police for further investigation.