SIX suspects were arrested for various crimes during the Telkom Knockout Cup competition over the weekend at the Moses Mabhida Stadium.
Colonel Thembeka Mbele, spokesperson for the KZN SAPS said while there were no serious incidents reported during both games played at the stadium, two of the suspects were arrested for selling fake tickets.
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“Three suspects were caught selling fake tickets. One suspect was arrested for pitch invasion, while the last suspect was arrested for stealing alcohol from a bar at the stadium
“We are appealing to the community not to purchase fake tickets from unauthorised persons as it could lead to overcrowding at our stadiums. Police will be on high alert and ensure a zero-tolerance approach in dealing with criminal elements at our sports stadiums,” she said.