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18-year-old arrested with illegal firearms and ammunition

Jun 12, 2018
18-year-old arrested with illegal firearms and ammunition

During their day to day operations, members of the Kwandengane SAPS arrested an 18-year-old man in possession of an unlicensed firearm together with a homemade gun with three live shotgun shells at the Ndlovu Location.

"The members were on patrol when they noticed a male behaving suspiciously and during a search conducted they seized the firearms," explained police spokesperson, Capt Edith Mjoko.

"Through their vigilance they recovered this man in possession of the firearm."

Cluster Commander, Brigadier Mtutuzeli Mtukushe, commended the members for a job well done.

"Through your vigilance, we have prevented so many crimes from taking place. Continue to clean and reclaim the streets from the criminals," he added.