Verkykersdorp, Free State - Four people have been arrested in Phuthaditjhaba for the possession of suspected stolen property, Free State police said on Wednesday.

The items were believed to have been stolen during a farm attack in Verkykerskop in December, Sergeant Mmako Mophiring said.

During the arrest police seized a rifle, a vehicle, and clothes.

The four were found after police received information that a person was selling suspected stolen property from a house in Phamong village. The suspects, aged between 17 and 33, would appear in court soon. - Sapa