Five expected in Uitenhage court for illegal possession of firearm, ammunition and tik

AUGUST 15, 2016

Five suspects are due to appear in the Uitenhage Magistrates Court soon facing charges of the illegal possession of firearm, ammunition and tik after they were busted by members from the Uitenhage Cluster Task Team on Saturday night.

According to Uitenhage police, officers embers were busy conducting routine patrols on Saturday, when they noticed a Toyota driving suspiciously in Union Avenue, Uitenhage at about 23:50.

"Members searched the vehicle and discovered an unlicensed firearm, ammunition and tik valued at R50. Police arrested the five suspects on the spot."