Hawks arrest five people in connection with VBS looting

File: The Hawks arrested nine suspects in relation to corruption in the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality. The suspects include government officials as well as businessmen. (AFP)

File: The Hawks have found over 3,000 rounds of live ammunition buried on a farm just outside Polokwane. (AFP)

WIKUS DE WET / AFP

JOHANNESBURG - The Hawks have arrested five people allegedly linked to the VBS looting scandal.

Those arrested include senior personnel at VBS as well as an ANC Limpopo official.

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The suspects face a combined 188 counts of theft, corruption, money laundering and racketeering.

 

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