The Limpopo Hawks Serious Commercial Unit have arrested 40 year old lawyer Stanley Malatji, who is a director of a law firm in Tzaneen Limpopo. He has been arrested for alleged fraud and theft.
Stanley Malatji is accused of claiming money from the Road Accident Fund (RAF) for his clients, except that its said that he never paid any of his clients the money that was rightfully theirs. He instead withdrew the money for himself.
The money is estimated to be a whopping R1 950 590.
Malatji appeared at the Tzaneen Magistrate Court, and as granted R5000 bail. His case will continue on the 12 the of April.
Investigations into the matter are also being conducted.