On Tuesday July 16 at 3.40pm members of the Port Alfred K9 unit, W/O Neethling and Sgt Lamani responded to an alarm at residential premises.
On approaching the address, they noticed a man running from the house into bush across the road. W/O Neethling warned the suspect, but he continued running and patrol dog Bonzo was utilised to apprehend the suspect.
An external hard drive, Leatherman wave and Apple iPod shuffle was recovered in possession of suspect with an estimated of value R7,300.
The suspect was due to appear in the local magistrate’s court this week.