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Safety guard who allegedly fled with firm’s tens of millions to use for bail


A girl accused of conspiracy to homicide has appeared within the Pretoria Justice of the Peace’s Court docket.

  • A safety guard, who allegedly fled with tens of millions of rands belonging to his employer, is anticipated again in court docket once more this week.
  • Josiah Marietta Lekgoathi, 45, allegedly stole the cash after finishing his every day duties on 5 April.
  • He allegedly loaded the cash into his non-public car and disappeared.

A safety guard, who allegedly stole a number of tens of millions of rands belonging to his employer, is anticipated to convey a proper bail software this week.

Josiah Marietta Lekgoathi, 45, made his first look within the Kempton Park Justice of the Peace’s Court docket on Monday.

Lekgoathi faces a cost of theft.

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It’s alleged that on 5 April, Lekgoathi was on obligation along with his two different colleagues conducting cash drop-offs and pickups from varied ATMs round Selby, Johannesburg.

“The trio later returned to the corporate base in Edenvale with the remaining cash. One guard was dropped outdoors the doorway whereas the driving force proceeded to park the armoured car inside. Lekgoathi then allegedly loaded the cash bag in his non-public car and left the premises with out being searched. He by no means returned to work,” Hawks spokesperson Lieutenant-Colonel Philani Nkwalase mentioned.

A case of theft was reported to the Hawks Severe Organised Crime Investigation unit.

Nkwalase mentioned: 

A staff of investigators traced and arrested Lekgoathi on Saturday. His car that was allegedly used within the fee of the crime was seized.

Lekgoathi is anticipated again in court docket later this week for a proper bail software.

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