Truck Attacks: Over 20 people arrested

Over twenty people have been arrested in connection with the recent spate of truck attacks across the country. Police Minister, Bheki Cele, just spoke to eNCA reporter Barry Bateman about the latest developments on this increasing violence on the trucking industry. #eNCA Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Police Minister Bheki Cele says more than 20 people have been arrested in connection with the recent truck attacks. 

There's been a spate of incidents in Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Free State and Mpumalanga.

READ: Government moves on truck attacks

Cele says 35 trucks have been destroyed in a week.

"With the new wave, we have lost about 35 trucks, starting from last week," says Police Minister, Bheki Cele.

READ: Ramaphosa condemns attacks on trucks

The Minister also says, "if there is a need, we are in a position to deploy the South African National Defence Force."

For more, watch the video above.

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eNCA

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