Warning of new crime trend targeting men at nightclubs

Constable David Mothapo, spokesperson for the Sandton Police Station.


The Sandton police have issued a warning of a new crime trend that targets men at clubs.

Constable David Mothapo, spokesperson for the Sandton police said in a recent case a man met two women at a club who offered to go home with him. “When they got to the victim’s place, they poured him a drink and he passed out.

“The victim woke up in the early hours of the morning and the ladies were gone. The suspects had cleaned out his house and took cellphones, laptops, televisions and other appliances,” said Mothapo.

He added that police suspected more people were involved in this crime other than the two suspects.

Mothapo confirmed that there have been similar cases reported at the station.

Details: Sandton police 011 722 4200.


What are your thoughts on this new crime trend? Tell us by posting on the Sandton Chronicle Facebook page.

find your
dream home

looking for an

List your Property

It's easy in only three
simple steps...

find professional
services in
your area

Locate a business
operating in
your area

List your Business

Want more customers? They're online right now, searching for businesses like yours. Place your ad now...

Latest News


fourwaysreview2midrandreporteralexnewsnortheasterntribunerosebankkillarneygazettegetitcitybuzzLeisure Optionslooklocal.co.zaAutodealer.co.za
Next Story
The Radisson Blu Hotel in Sandton is recognised for its green ways

Thanx for your referral. We have no doubt your friends will love our newsletter as much as you!

Don't forget to verify your email.

to our free NEWSLETTER
SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter.

SELECT your titles:

Alex News
City Buzz
Fourways Review
Joburg East Express
Midrand Reporter
North Eastern Tribune
Northcliff Melville Times
Randburg Sun
Roodepoort Northsider
Rosebank Killarney Gazette
Sandton Chronicle

Your details:

Your friends:

I didn't sign up for this
I'd like to see and read more... (Please indicate in comments section below)
I'm relocating (Please indicate where to)