Crime wrap: Mitchell's Plain

2019-06-25 06:01

  • Tafelsig: A 27-year-old man was arrested on Thursday 13 June at 14:20 by Mitchell’s Plain Crime Prevention Unit members at Sharon Street. Police were busy with crime prevention duties when they stopped and searched a suspect. They found him in possession of 21 units of heroin. He is expected to face a charge of possession of drugs. Tafelsig: A 23-year-old man was arrested on Thursday 13 June at 21:37 by Mitchell’s Plain Cluster Crime Prevention Unit at Assegaaibos Street. They found the suspect to be in possession of a silver 9mm Baretta pistol with its serial number filed off, during a stop and search operation. It also had a magazine with seven live 9mm rounds. He is expected to appear in court soon on two charges; possession of prohibited firearm and possession of ammunition.

  • Tafelsig: A 22-year-old man was arrested on Friday 14 June at 16:30 by Mitchell’s Plain Crime Prevention Unit in Biedouberg Street. The police were busy with crime prevention duties when they stopped and searched the suspect. They found him to be in possession of a black and grey imitation firearm. He is expected to appear in court soon, for charges of possession of a prohibited firearm and possession of ammunition.

  • Tafelsig: A 54-year-old man was arrested on Friday 14 June at 18:00 by Mitchell’s Plain Crime Prevention Unit in Jonkershoek Street. The police were busy with their crime prevention duties when they stopped and searched the suspect. They found him with 21 half Mandrax tablets, five packs of tik and five units of heroin. He will face a charge of possession of drugs in court soon.

  • Lentegeur: A 20-year-old man was arrested by Lentegeur Crime Prevention Unit on Monday 17 June at 17:45 at Varina Street. This was after police were busy with crime prevention duties. They stopped the man and found 200 packets of tik. He will appear in court soon and face charges of possession of tik. 

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