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MORE THAN 100 SUSPECTS ARRESTED IN NYANGA POLICING PRECINCT
2020/11/10      |  Written By:  Captain NP Sitshitshi   |   Province:  Western Cape

Our endeavours to fight the scourge of crime continue to result in successes in Nyanga policing precinct.

One hundred and one suspects (101) were arrested during various integrated operations conducted in the area. most arrests made were of suspects arrested for dealing and possession of drugs.

Twenty arrested foe various assaults, 19 for the possession of dangerous weapons, 3  for the illegal possession of firearm and ammunition and possession of imitation firearms. Others were arrested for crimes ranging from rape, possession of hijacked vehicles, possession of stolen vehicle and property, attempted murder, malicious damage to property, intimidation and kidnapping.

An illegal firearm with six live rounds and two imitation firearms were recovered as well as an assortment of drugs.

Most suspects are due to appear in various Magistrates' Court facing the mentioned charges.

The members were applauded for their endeavours in bringing the culprits to book.