Gauteng SAPS spokesperson, Colonel Noxolo Kweza confirmed to the NEWS that two police officers working at the Edenvale Police Station were arrested yesterday.
The officers are charged with corruption and defeating the ends of justice.
“The officers were arrested following allegations that the pair released a suspect. Allegations are also that money changed hands before the suspect was released.”
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Confirmation of the arrests could not be given by the Edenvale SAPS and the NEWS was referred to Gauteng Provincial SAPS.
The two will appear in court tomorrow.