Men arrested for unlicensed firearms

2018-08-16 06:00

On Saturday, July 28, a man was arrested and detained after being found in possession of an illegal firearm in the Ezinqoleni area.

He was found with a 9mm pistol loaded with six ammunitions.

In a separate incident on Sunday, August 5, a 22-year-old man was arrested for possession of one round of ammunition without a licence after being searched by police.

The confiscated items will be sent for ballistic testing to ascertain if they were used in the commission of other crimes.

Both suspects appeared in the Ezinqoleni Magistrates Court on Monday. — Supplied

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