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65-year-old arrested in possession of an illegal firearm

Jan 25, 2018
65-year-old arrested in possession of an illegal firearm

Willowvale police and Mbashe Local Municipality officers arrested a 65-year-old man for possession of unlicensed firearm - a pistol with two rounds of ammunition.

"The suspect was arrested on Wednesday, at about 13:45, at Lurhwayizo Village, in Willowvale," described police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

"The suspect will appear before the Willowvale Magistrate's Court on Thursday on charges of possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition."