A Michell’s Plain police officer who was arrested for drunken driving will appear in court on Monday.
The 26-year-old detective was off-duty when he was apprehended following an accident on Friday.
He was released on R500 bail.
“A driving under the influence of alcohol and a reckless and negligent driving case has been opened for investigation,” said the police’s Frederick van Wyk. “The…detective will appear in the Mitchell’s Plain Magistrate’s Court on Monday…”