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Taxis driver with over R100K in outstanding warrants finally arrested

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A taxi driver was arrested by Cape Town Traffic Services for not only operating without a license but also for having 30 outstanding warrants.

The Inspector of the Transport Enforcement Unit stopped a Toyota Quantum taxi on Strand Street and Lower Plein Street for operating without an operating license on Monday, 8 July 2019.

On further investigation it was found that the drive adult male, 32-years-old from Browns Farm Philippi had 30 outstanding warrants to the value of R107,950.00.

The driver was arrested and taken to Wynberg SAPS and his taxi impounded.

In other traffic-related enforcement matters, Cape law enforcement and traffic officers made 27 arrests for drunk driving, reckless and negligent driving and outstanding warrants; impounded 94 vehicles and issued 2 944 fines for various offences over the last week.

More: IOL

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