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Men arrested in Mthatha with unlicensed rifles, ammunition and explosives

Feb 4, 2017
Men arrested in Mthatha with unlicensed rifles, ammunition and explosives

Two men, aged 33 and 47, are expected in the Mthatha Magistrate's Court on Monday after they were arrested by local police in possession of unlicensed firearms, ammunition and explosives at Qweqwe Locality in Mthatha. 

"The suspects were arrested by Mthatha K9 members and CIG members during an operation," police said.

"A rifle, BXP semi automatic firearm and explosives were recovered. 

"They will appear before Mthatha Magistrate Court on Monday 06 February 2017."

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