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Willowvale man expected in court for possession of unlicensed firearm

Nov 23, 2017
Willowvale man expected in court for possession of unlicensed firearm

Willowvale police arrested a 29-year-old man for the possession of unlicensed fire arm namely a pistol with no rounds of ammunition.

"The suspect was arrested on Wednesday night, at about 22:30, at Gosani Village, Willowvale," described police spokesperson, Capt Jackson Manatha.

"The suspect was arrested following police intelligence that he was in possession of unlicensed firearm.

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

The suspect is due to appear before the Willowvale Magistrate's Court on Friday.