An Atlas Security client pushed their panic button after being concerned by the unusual barking of their dogs in the garden.

Atlas Security Armed Response Officers arrived within minutes. The Armed Response Officer scanned the back garden but saw nothing. Unconvinced the Armed Response Officer searched the garden more thoroughly including a bushy area. A suspect was found hiding in a tree.

The suspect was arrested, a knife and a cellphone were in his possession. The client has opened a case with SAPS.