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News: Two suspects arrested and firearms recovered
2018/09/12

 

Media Statement from Eastern Cape Media Centre
Corporate Communication and Liaison

South African Police Service

East London: A joint intelligence driven operation was conducted in Duncan Village last night that led to the arrest of two male suspects.

On 11 September 2018, East London Flying squad, Crime intelligence and Duncan Village members recovered one 303 hunting rifle and two pellet rifles at C Section Duncan Village and a 36-year-old male suspect was arrested.

In a separate incident, they also recovered two live rounds of ammunition of a 9mm in C Section and arrested a 32-year-old male suspect. Both suspects are facing the charges of Possession of firearm and ammunition and they will appear in the East London Magistrate Court on 12 September 2018.

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