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Mdantsane police arrested suspects with firearm and drugs 

Jun 28, 2018
Mdantsane police arrested suspects with firearm and drugs 

The Mdantsane Operation Crime Combat (OCC) members in East London arrested two suspects, aged 20 and 31, for drug dealing and possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition, on Wednesday night.

"The 20-year-old suspect was found in possession of 36 full mandrax and one dagga bompie, collectively valued at R1 300 in NU9," said police spokesperson, Captain Nkosikho Mzuku.

"The 31-year-old was found in possession of unlicensed firearm pistol, 16 live rounds and magazine at his NU9 premises."

Both suspects are due to appear in the Mdantsane Magistrate's Court soon, for dealing in drugs and possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition.

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