Thousand rands worth of CD’s confiscated

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Masoka Dube

BELATO Bethwell Baloyi (33) and Carlos Masinge Baloyi (33) will spend the next nine months behind bars after they were found guilty of selling counterfeit compact discs (CDs) to the public.

They were arrested by members of Serious Commercial Crime Investigation unit while peddling counterfeit music and movies compact discs in Middelburg. without a permit.

About R28 000 worth of stock was seized during the arrest.

The music and video industry loses billions worldwide annually due to cheap, counterfeit products being sold.