saps banner
SUSPECT BUSTED IN POSSESSION OF AN ILLEGAL FIREARM IN BROWNS FARM: NYANGA
2020/12/07      |  Written By:  Captain NP Sitshitshi   |   Province:  Western Cape

Police visibility continue to result in desired outcomes in the area of Browns Farm.

A 29-year-old suspect was busted yesterday in possession of an illegal firearm with five live rounds of ammunition. Law Enforcement officers were busy on patrol when they busted the suspect in Rhode Street in Browns Farm. when the officers searched him they recovered the firearm with five live rounds hidden on his waist. The suspect was arrested and detained.

He is expected to appear in Athlone Magistrates' Court once charged fort the possession of an unlicensed firearm and possession of ammunition.

Meanwhile a 23-year-old suspect appeared in Philippi Magistrates' Court ager he was arrested in possession of an imitation firearm.