Cop held after 98 firearms vanish

2010-05-25 12:25

Durban - A policeman and a clerk were arrested in connection with the disappearance of 98 firearms at Nanda police station, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Tuesday.

“The warrant officer and the clerk were arrested for unaccounted for firearms last night [Monday] in Nanda,” said Brigadier Phindile Radebe.

Police investigated after receiving information that the two were allegedly involved in the disappearance of the firearms.

More people were expected to be arrested, said Radebe.

Radebe said the two were expected to appear in the Verulam Magistrate's Court on Wednesday.