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POLICE ARREST SUSPECT FOR ILLEGAL FIREARM: HARARE
2022/05/27      |  Written By:  Captain S Vukubi   |   Province:  Western Cape

A joint operation to curb the circulation of illegal firearms in the hands of criminals in Harare policing precinct yielded good results when police arrested a suspect in possession of an illegal firearm.

Last night ( Thursday 2022-05-26) at approximately 23:00 police were conducting high density operations in 37 block Harare, Khayelitsha  when the searched a suspect on the street.

In his possession they found a pistol with the serial number that has been scratched off.

A 27-year-old suspect was arrested for possession of illegal firearm and expected to appear in Khayelitsha Magistrates’ Court on Monday 2022-05-30.

 

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The confiscated firearm in the hands of a suspect.