Cops seize weapons in mine hostels

2012-10-18 07:37
Confiscated weapons found in another raid at mine hostels near Rustenburg. (Lucky Nxumalo, City Press)

Confiscated weapons found in another raid at mine hostels near Rustenburg. (Lucky Nxumalo, City Press)

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Johannesburg - Police confiscated weapons, counterfeit DVDs and illegal cigarettes in a raid at East Driefontein mine in Carletonville on Wednesday night.

"A large police contingent descended upon the mine hostels at 22:00 on Wednesday and searched until 05:00 Thursday morning under the watchful eye of [Gauteng deputy commissioner] Major General Phumzo Gela," Lieutenant Colonel Katlego Mogale said.

- SAPA
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