8 May 2018, Durban: Please be advised that a further two (2) arrests have been made today with regards to the violence at the Moses Mabhida Stadium on 21 April 2018. See photo gallery below.
Both the suspects will be appearing in the Durban Magistrates Court tomorrow on charges of public violence.
The first arrest is that of a 21-year-old scholar from Newlands West. A headphone and a cordless microphone was recovered from him. The second arrest is that of a 42-year-old gardener from Hillcrest.
We welcome that fact that suspects are beginning to contact the investigating officers in order for them to have their day in court and we are encouraging the outstanding suspects to do so immediately before police officers pounce on them.
Initial Media Statement
The SAPS KZN Provincial Task Team is investigating a case linked to the violence which occurred at the Moses Mabhida Stadium following the soccer match between Kaiser Chiefs and Free State Stars on 21 April 2018.
The investigating team in conjunction with the senior public prosecutor have released images of persons who we believe can assist them in the investigation.
We are appealing to those captured on these images to please contact the investigating officers immediately.
We are also appealing to members of the public who are in a position to identify these individuals, to also contact Capt Reddy on 082 458 5630 or Detective Warrant Officer Mlungwana on 082 662 7764.
All information will be treated with the strictest confidence and those who wish to remain anonymous can do so.