A 61-year-old Upington woman has been arrested for running a loan shark business

A 61-year-old woman has been arrested for running a loan shark business at Upington in the Northern Cape. The suspect was arrested by the Hawks' Serious Commercial Crime investigation, following a tip-off. Hawks provincial spokesperson, Nomthandazo Mnisi says the woman was found in possession of South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) grant cards and identity documents of community members. She is expected to appear before the Upington Magistrate's court on Monday.