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POLICE ARRESTED A SUSPECT IN POSSESSION OF UNLICENSED FIREARM AND AMMUNITION - HARARE SAPS
2020/11/09      |  Written By:  Lieutenant Colonel NN VELAPI   |   Province:  Western Cape

Harare SAPS Crime Prevention Unit were staging a random Vehicle Check Point at Japtha Masemola road in Makhaza, Khayelitsha opposite BP garage on Saturday 2020-11-07. At approximately 01:20 they stopped a white Toyota Avanza and upon searching the vehicle they recovered a Norinco pistol loaded with eight live rounds.

The serial number of the firearm was filed off. A 30-year-old suspect who resides at Crossroads has been arrested for possession unlicensed firearm and ammunition. He is expected to appear at Khayelitsha Magistrates’ Court on Monday 2020-11-09.