A total of eleven suspects were arrested last night, 02 December 2022 following a joint intelligence driven operation by the DPCI’s Tactical Operations Management Section (TOMS) with the assistance of Special Task Force, Ekurhuleni District Operational Task Team, K9 Law Enforcement and Bad Boy Security.

It is reported that the team received information of an armed robbery that would be taking place at OR Tambo International Airports cargo Section. The information was operationalised and the team observed as the identified truck with false registration plates and branding.

The said suspects were observed as their 8 ton truck entered Swissport. The team tactically contained the truck and 11 suspects who were concealed behind empty cardboard boxes were arrested. Three unlicensed firearms, a truck with false registration plates, ammunition and cellphones were seized for further investigation.