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Man expected in court over illegal homemade firearm

Jul 20, 2018
Man expected in court over illegal homemade firearm

Kei Bridge police arrested a 32-year-old man for possession of unlicensed firearm, a homemade rifle.

"The suspect was arrested on Thursday at Zibhityolo Locality, Ngquthu Village, Butterworth," described police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

"The suspect is due to appear before the Butterworth Magistrate's Court on Friday on a charge of possession of unlicensed firearm."