Pretoria News:- ‘Protesters’ ransack, loot west NG church and a Police station

This was done by the same protesters who barricaded roads with rocks and burning tyres.

An NG church in Booysens, west of Pretoria, was ransacked and looted by angry protesters on Thursday morning.

The protesters barricaded roads with rocks and burning tyres in the early hours of Thursday which left residents stranded and unable to get to work.

Hercules CPF member Ricky Louw confirmed that hundreds of protesters were causing mayhem in Daspoort, Hercules and Booysens.

“The NG Church on the corner of Attie and Hjalmer streets was broken into this morning. Windows were shattered and a number of items were allegedly stolen,” she said.

At the time of going to print Hercules police spokesperson, Captain Bonginkosi Msimango said he was not aware of the reported break-in.

He said, however, that seven protesters from Gomorrah informal settlement were arrested for malicious damage to property.

“The suspects damaged the He
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