Four arrested over firearms

2015-02-07 16:06
(Nielen de Klerk, News24)

(Nielen de Klerk, News24)

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Johannesburg - Four taxi operators have been arrested in Woodmead for allegedly being in possession of three unlicensed firearms and ammunition, Johannesburg metro police say.

They were arrested along Woodmead Drive during a joint operation by metro police and SAPS, said spokesperson Wayne Minnaar.

"The operation was carried out following taxi violence in the area since Monday, when one taxi was burnt."

The taxi operators were expected to appear in court soon.

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