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Dutywa man arrested for possession of an unlicensed firearm

Nov 27, 2017
Dutywa man arrested for possession of an unlicensed firearm

A 54-year-old man is expected in court on Monday after he was arrested by Dutywa police arrested for possession of unlicensed firearm.

According to police information, the pistol had no rounds of ammunition.

"The suspect was arrested on Friday at Qhora Village, in Dutywa," said police spokesperson, Capt Jackson Manatha.

"The firearm will be sent for ballistic test to establish if it was not used in the commission of crime around Dutywa."

He said that the suspect will appear before the Dutywa Magistrate's Court on Monday.