Bogus Medical Doctor arrested
Written by Keshia Jansen on January 5, 2018
Limpopo police have arrested two men for allegedly practicing as Medical Doctors and Traditional Healers illegally.
According to a statement, the suspects, aged 31 and 33, are both illegal foreign Nationals.
The police received a tip-off that these men had been conducting illegal surgery in the City of Polokwane.
Following an investigation into these claims, the two men were arrested.
It is understood that the suspects were involved in the selling of abortion pills and creams which are allegedly used for penis and hip enlargement.
The following items were confiscated: advertising pamphlets with the ‘Doctor’s’ contact details, herbs and animal skins, unidentified tablets, medical equipment, cellphones, and three laptops.
The suspects will appear in court on charges of possession of suspected stolen property, impersonating a doctor, conducting illegal surgery and illegal immigration.