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27 November 2012 at 19:47 - Posted by Midrand

Muthi scam leads to robbery


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A WOMAN was walking on Old Pretoria Road in Midrand when a man touched her right hand with black ink and ran away

Police spokesman Matome Tlamela said another man approached her from behind and told her that someone had touched her with muthi.

The man showed the woman a white sedan car parked at Magic Builders, and said that the car belonged to police officers, where she could report the incident.

This man forced the woman into the car and followed the other man who had touched her with ink. The drove towards Grand Central airport, where one of the men searched the woman and took R4 000 from her.

Police advise residents to avoid carrying large sums of cash when alone, and to remain aware of scams.

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