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George - A warrant officer appeared on fraud charges in the George Magistrate's Court on Friday, Western Cape police said.

The trial of Godfrey Jantjies, 45, was postponed to March 11, Captain Bernadine Steyn said.

Jantjies allegedly submitted a fraudulent claim at Pacaltsdorp police station in August.

This related to travel allowances and expenses he used.

Jantjies has been suspended from the SA Police Service pending the outcome of the department's investigation.