Explosives found in Johannesburg

2012-01-15 19:46

Johannesburg - Four men were arrested for allegedly being in possession of explosives and illegal firearms in Linden, Johannesburg, police said on Sunday.

Captain Pinky Tsinyane said the men, aged between 27 and 53, were arrested near a shopping complex on Friday.

Tsinyane said two of the men went into a shop while the other two waited in the car.

Police saw the car had no number plate and searched the vehicle. They found the explosives and later found two unlicensed firearms on the other two men.

The men were expected to appear at the Randburg Magistrate's Court on Monday.

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