Weekend Crime Snippets
Four people were arrested for driving under the influence this past weekend. They will all appear in the Hermanus Magistrate Court on Tuesday.
A 60-year-old male was arrested after allegedly sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl. The girl’s mother walked in as the accused had the girl on the bed. The girl’s mother called the neighbours and the suspect was arrested. The accused will appear in court on Tuesday.
The Hermanus SAPS is urging all parents to safeguard their children and break the silence that surrounds the abuse of children.
On Saturday a car making a U-turn collided with a car traveling towards town at the Sanbaai intersection. No serious injuries were reported, but police are investigating a case of reckless and negligent driving.
And, a bit of good news. It was another fatality-free Easter weekend on the Overstrand’s roads.