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Gauteng community safety denies crime wardens involved in murder of alleged drug dealer

Crime Wardens
New Crime Prevention Wardens take part in a pass out parade, on 4 June 2023, at Tsakane Stadium in Ekurhuleni. Picture: Michel Bega/The Citizen

The Gauteng Department of Community Safety has denied that Crime Prevention Wardens were involved in the alleged murder of an alleged drug dealer in Katlehong on the East Rand.

Robert “Kicks” Varrie, was accosted by television production group Moja LOVE’s crew, apparently acting on a tip-off, and allegedly tortured to reveal more drugs in his Katlehong house in Ekurhuleni last Wednesday.