Asked by Patience on 26-01-2022 18:07:23
Question posted in the Criminal Law category relating to North West
My partner has been implicated in livestock theft. He assisted a colleague to collect his friends' cattle little did he know that thy were stealing them. Now the bakkie has appeared on CCTV footage and was taken for investigation. He gave the police statement that he did not know what was going on. Will my partner get arrested?
Answer to the Question
Posted by Att. Patrick on 06-02-2022 22:52:47
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Yes, he might get arrested, but he'll then need to make a statement to the police, honestly, and tell the police that he never knew what was happening and that he was just helping a friend.
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