Man bust with illegal weapons

2012-02-01 07:43
Pietermaritzburg - A 47-year old man was arrested near Msinga, in KwaZulu-Natal, on Tuesday with an illegal R4 assault rifle, a shotgun and ammunition, said police.

"The firearms will be sent to ballistics to ascertain if they were used in the commission of any other crime in the area," said police spokesperson Vincent Mdunge.

He said the man was arrested by police acting on a tip-off in the Mkhuphula area.

The man would appear soon in the Greytown Magistrate's Court.

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