3 arrested with revolver

2015-08-11 06:00
Sergeant Mzoxolo Kopolo with the three suspects and confiscated firearm.

Sergeant Mzoxolo Kopolo with the three suspects and confiscated firearm.

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Three men were arrested in Town Centre in the early hours of Monday morning last week.

Officers attached to the Mitchell’s Plain police station were busy doing routine patrols in Symphony Walk, when they noticed three suspicious men lurking around.

When the suspects saw the police approach them, they tried to run but were apprehended.

On searching the men, the officers found a .38-calibre Special revolver in their possession with ammunition.

All three suspects – aged between 22 and 30 years old – were arrested for possession of a prohibited firearm and ammunition

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