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Man held for cable theft

Queenstown - A man has been arrested after being found in possession of stolen Telkom copper cables worth R60 000 in Queenstown, Eastern Cape police said on Wednesday.

The 48-year-old was caught allegedly trying to sell the cables at a scrap yard on Tuesday, Lieutenant Pumzile Makaula said.

File picture: Chris Collingridge. Credit: INDEPENDENT MEDIA

The cables were stolen in Elliot. The man was transferred to the Elliot police station and would appear in the local magistrate's court on Thursday. - Sapa

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