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Cambridge police foil business robbery - four arrested

Mar 12, 2018
Cambridge police foil business robbery - four arrested

Informed patrols by crime pattern analysis yielded excellent results when Cambridge police in East London foiled a business robbery and arrested four suspects for possession of unlicensed firearm in Cambridge on Sunday.

"Police recovered three unlicensed firearms and ammunition.

"The suspects were spotted in a suspicious vehicle with four occupants," said police spokesperson, Captain Nkosikho Mzuku.

"After the suspects noticed that the police were monitoring them, they tried to drive away and police pounced on them."

Captain Mzuku said that the suspects, aged 19, 20, 20 and 23 years old, are being held on charges of possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition.

"The suspects are due to appear at the East London Magistrate’s Court soon."