A man with an unlicensed gun to appear in court

2017-04-13 06:00

A 42-year-old Nyanga man was arrested by police after being found with an unlicensed firearm after a tip off.

According to SAPS the man was apprehended in Sithandathu Avenue on Monday.

“Police followed up on information and when they saw a man fitting the description given they stopped and searched him, they found a silver 38 special revolver under his belt. When asked about the licence he could not produce it and was immediately apprehended,” said spokesperson Captain Ntomboxolo Sitshitshi.

She said the man would appear at the Athlone Magistrate Court once he is charged and she thanked the community for the tip.

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