One suspect arrested at Global Citizen Festival

Our reporter Zikhona Tshona, was at the scene and joins us via Skype now. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - One suspect has been arrested for allegedly stealing a cell phone from a lady outside the FNB stadium during the Global Citizen Festival on Sunday.

Police spokesperson, Brigadier Vishnu Naidoo said only one case had been reported.

Meanwhile, Twitter was awash with reports of several robberies at a Sasol garage near the FNB stadium. 

The victims were mostly concert-goers who attended the Global Citizen festival at the stadium. 

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"We implemented tried and tested security measures and set red zones inside the stadium", Vishnu said.

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Police have encouraged victims to open cases.

 

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