WATCH: 'Captain KGB' accused of stealing police slush-fund money

eNCA's Michael Appel provides an update on the case involving former crime intelligence officer Morris Tshabalala. The state has asked for a seven day postponement before dealing with his bail application as his employment status needs to be verified. Video: eNCA

JOHANNESBURG - Morris "Captain KGB" Tshabalala has appeared in court on charges relating to, among other things, stealing more than half a million rand from the police's secret service slush fund. 

Tshabalala's bail application was set down for Friday amid confusion about his employment status. 

READ: Crime intelligence officer to appear in court




On Thursday it emerged that, despite working for the police, Tshabalala was found to have a criminal record. He was, nonetheless, still employed by the security forces. 

He also appeared to have been part of the security detail at the ANC's January 8 statement event at the weekend, where two heads of state were present. 



The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) has said more arrests are imminent.






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