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THREE SUSPCTS CAUGHT IN ACTION AND ARRESTED FOR POSSESSION OF ROBBED VEHICLE AND UNLICENSED FIREARM: SANDTON
2020/10/08      |  Written By:  Captain B XULU   |   Province:  Gauteng

Sandton:  Police taking close watch at all times when duty calls for suspicious criminal activities follow the arrest of three men at corner of Bowling Avenue and Witkoppen Road in Sunninghill last night for possession of suspected robbed vehicle and possession of unlicensed firearm.

On Wednesday, 07 October 2020 at about 19:30 police (Flying Squad Unit) were doing their normal focus patrol duties when they noticed suspicious  vehicle with three occupants. Police tested the vehicle’s registration resulted positive on Sebenza case number 80/09/2020.

Police approached and stopped the vehicle which with three men between the ages of 22 and 31 years old. During the searching of the vehicle, a firearm was recovered with serial number. However the firearm was tested immediately and became positive.

All three suspects were apprehended and charged for possession of robbed vehicle and possession of unlicensed firearm. They will appear in Wynberg Magistrates' in the due course of the week.