Fidelity guard accused of stealing R4.5m denied bail with the cash still missing

Fidelity security guard Josias Lekgoathe almost pulled off the perfect heist when he allegedly loaded R4.5m into the back of his bakkie and never returned to work.

2021-05-16 08:21:00 AM

Fidelity security guard Josias Lekgoathe almost pulled off the perfect heist when he allegedly loaded R4.5m into the back of his bakkie and never returned to work.

Fidelity security guard Josias Lekgoathe almost pulled off the perfect heist when he allegedly loaded R4.5m into the back of his bakkie and never returned to work.

According to the affidavit read in court by investigating officer Sgt Paul Radebe, the accused instructed the driver not to park directly in front of the door. The driver then knocked off around 2pm.“At about 4.40pm the box room operator realised FNB Cresta had not yet seen him [Lekgoathe] hand in any consignment [of cash] or keys. He immediately called the control room and they informed him the vehicle did return to the base.

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“The accused was seen by witnesses moving the truck from where the driver parked it to his private vehicle in the parking area. On video footage, he is seen with the AV [armoured vehicle] truck and his bakkie standing next to each other. Both vehicle doors were open parallel to each other and he can be seen moving objects from the truck to his vehicle,” reads the affidavit.

He allegedly abandoned the truck, leaving its keys in the ignition and the bag containing 27 ATM keys in the back of the truck.When the truck was discovered, it was completely empty and contained no bags of money. Read more: Times LIVE »

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Perfect how? That's timeslive for you, exagurated kuk as uaual. It was 'so perfect' When he disappeared as well, after all... that is ' not suspicious' at all 😂😂😂 it's time timeslive hired professionals instead of using grade 5 kids to write their nonsense. So this guy stole R4.5M alone 😢😢😢😢 But we give murders bail and they continue killing ppl but cant give a bail on someone who helped himself with money

He handed himself so he can't run No loot no case, the solicitor will punch the holes in that case if there is no tangible evidence before the court Haai Maan, state should have been given him free bail and intelligence track his every move thereby leading them to where he starched the money. Having watched I almost got away with it almost all criminals are caught eventually cause of old habits 4.5m is not enough if you always on the run

Almost doesn't count.. No cash, no evidence , No case Atleast he tried.🤷‍♀️ Leadership!

Fidelity guard accused of stealing R4.5m denied bail with the cash still missingAccording to information provided to the court, Lekgoathe was part of a three man crew who started their daily duties with drop-offs and pickups from ATMs around Selby in Johannesburg on April 5. He upset the judge by wearing fabiana Hard luck to him 😢 I still can't believe that real account manager exist I am so happy trading with Nancybrown81 i never took him serious because I taught he was a scam like others ,until my first withdrawal of R70,000 within just one week of trading! I am so grateful to him and i can't keep this

He had 4.5mil and they found him in 30days ...30days?Mxib deserve No bail ..iNyoni! But iplug unayo I give him that.. Good move, even 20 yers I will be fine if I was him . Yaaaaaa neh

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Fidelity guard accused of stealing R4.5m denied bail with the cash still missingFidelity security guard Josias Lekgoathe almost pulled off the perfect heist when he allegedly loaded R4.5m into the back of his bakkie and never returned to work. He was keeping it safe? R4,5m is trending today. A woman pulled it off and is still at large

Fidelity guard accused of stealing R4.5m denied bail with the cash still missingAccording to information provided to the court, Lekgoathe was part of a three man crew who started their daily duties with drop-offs and pickups from ATMs around Selby in Johannesburg on April 5. He upset the judge by wearing fabiana Hard luck to him 😢 I still can't believe that real account manager exist I am so happy trading with Nancybrown81 i never took him serious because I taught he was a scam like others ,until my first withdrawal of R70,000 within just one week of trading! I am so grateful to him and i can't keep this