Colonel Thembeka Mbele News

1 killed in latest Glebelands Hostel shooting

Police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbele said the man, 52, sustained two bullet wounds.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 18, 2019

Cleric shot dead in hijacking outside Durban hospital

Police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbele said charges of murder and hijacking have been opened for investigation at the Umbilo police station.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 18, 2019

Seven arrested as police recover nine unlicensed firearm, ammunition in KZN

KZN SAPS spokesman Colonel Thembeka Mbele said an intelligence-driven operation conducted in the Msinga area between Thursday and Friday resulted in the recovery of nine unlicensed firearms, 53 rounds of ammunition and seven arrests.

Times Live , South Africa Jan 18, 2019

Durban father mauled by dogs may never walk, talk again

Police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbele said a case of keeping a ferocious dog was opened at the Phoenix Police Station for investigation.

IOL , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

Dumped bin bag baby's mother was depressed

Police spokeswoman Colonel Thembeka Mbele said that the newborn was found dumped near a dustbin in the suburb of Everest Heights.

Times Live , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Teens in trouble for hijacking Taxify cab

Police spokeswoman Colonel Thembeka Mbele said that the teens face charges of carjacking and possession of an unlicensed firearm.

Times Live , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

Four truck drivers arrested for public violence, Nzimande condemns the protest

During the [blockade], two trucks were set alight," Colonel Thembeka Mbele said in a statement on Monday.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

New round of political hits in KZN

Provincial police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbele said Sikhakhane was shot multiple times as he arrived home, and died in hospital.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 7, 2019

Three arrested after Durban cops were attacked and injured by mob

Durban SAPS flying squad officers were conducting an operation in Taurus Street in Shallcross on Saturday when they were allegedly attacked by a group of about 200 community members, Colonel Thembeka Mbele said.

IOL , South Africa Jan 6, 2019

KZN mother arrested for child abandonment after neighbour hears baby's cries

The 30-year-old woman was arrested in Georgedale, police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbele said on Saturday.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 6, 2019