Reaction Officer apprehends thief in Randburg

On the 14th of June, 2018, at about 2pm in Randburg, a would be thief punched a school child in the head and stole his cell phone. A crowd of people started chasing him as he tried to run away.  A Ghost Squad Tactical Armed Reaction Officer arrived on the scene and, as soon as he grasped the situation, he chased the alleged thief on foot. He caught up to and managed to arrest the suspect. Randburg SAPS arrived and took the man into custody and charged him.