Tight security at PE High Court

Port Elizabeth High Court
Port Elizabeth High Court
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There is a heavy police presence, including members of the police’s Tactical Response Unit, outside the Port Elizabeth High Court today.

Roads around the building have been blocked off with controlled access ahead of the appearance of alleged gang kingpin Wendell Petersen and his co-accused.

SAPS and other security personal have been at the High Court since 6:30am.

Sniffer dogs were also seen entering and leaving the building earlier.