Woolmaransstad – There’s viral video on social media of a police constable high in high alcohol while on duty.
In the video the constable is not able to stand up right due to alcohol use, the video is much circulating on social media.
Community members on the video they are showing him what he did to the van.
While on the video as a community member is showing the constable the damage, he attempts to get out of the van but he can’t get out and stand up straight.
Here comes a Woolmaranstad community member to help him get out and stand up right. The damage to the police van are due to the collision with the fence drove by the very same constable, said police spokesperson Brigadier Sabata Mokgwabone.
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The provincial commissioner of North West, lieutenant general Sello Kwena, condemn the incident saying all Saps members needs to conduct themselves in a professional manner.
A case of drinking and driving, reckless or negligent driving is open for investigation. Zero tolerance for drinking and driving in South Africa.
The constable doesn’t have an authority to drive the police van at that duty. This adds a charge for driving a car with no authorization from owners.