Yesterday, the police arrested two truck drivers after nine trucks were set alight in Mpumalanga. The pair aged 29 and 27 were arrested in Piet Retief and in Ermelo.
The total number of suspects arrested has risen to three. A third suspect was arrested last night in Emalahleni. All three suspects, including the two truck drivers arrested on Thursday morning will appear before the Ermelo Magistrate court on Monday, 17 July.
More arrests are imminent and the tracing of more suspects continues.