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ANTI-GANG UNIT ARREST SUSPECT WITH TWO FIREARMS: WESTERN CAPE
2021/09/21      |  Written By:  Sergeant W Twigg   |   Province:  Western Cape

WESTERN CAPE: 21 SEPTEMBER 2021 - On Monday 20 September 2021 members of the Anti-Gang Unit were deployed in the Manenberg area to quell the scourge of gang violence in the area. While busy with patrols the members received information from the community about a person that is storing firearms at a premises. Upon searching the premises in Gonubie road, the members found two 9mm pistols and ammunition hidden in the house. A 19-year-old suspect was arrested and detained .

Once charged the suspect will appear in the Athlone Magistrates’ Court on charges of possession of an unlicensed firearm and ammunition.