Man (17) arrested for gun

2020-02-06 06:00

Operation conducted by SAPS members attached to theKhayelitsha Crime Prevention Unit led to the seizure of an unlicensed firearm and ammunition in Khayelitsha on Tuesday 4 February.

Members were busy conducting crime prevention patrols in Site C when they spotted two men who looked very nervous when they saw a police vehicle. Members stopped and searched the men and found a 9mm Norinco pistol with ammunition in a bag that was carried by one of the men. .

A 17 year old man was arrested is expected to make a court appearance soon on charges of a prohibited firearm and ammunition.


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