Diep River police station’s constables Yuri Ray and Zak Marais apprehended two suspects with a bicycle in Constantia area on Sunday March 6, at 4.30am.
Later it was discovered that the bicycle, valued at R48 000, was at a water point for the Cape Town Cycle Tour before the event started. The cyclist had been filling his water bottles and when he turned around his bike was gone.
After reporting the theft at Diep River police station he discovered that his bike had been recovered and that the perpetrators had been arrested.
Anyone with information about crime, can call the station at 021 710 7388.