127 suspects arrested during police operations in the Chris Hani district

127 suspects arrested during police operations in the Chris Hani district
Seized firearm. Photo SAPS.

During the 22 July 2021 and 23 July 2021, Chris Hani District Detectives held an operation to seek suspects and stolen property in the Chris Hani District.

Successes included:

* 127 Suspects arrested,

* 4 Warrants of arrest executed,

* 4 Warnings for court issued, and

* 1 Subpoenas served.

Property recovered:

* Cofimvaba – Possession of an unlicensed firearm and ammunition – one firearm and ammunition seized,

* Dalasile – Possession of an illegal firearm – one firearm seized,

* Mlungisi – Malicious damage to property- property seized,

* Cofimvaba – Possession of an unlicensed firearm – one firearm seized,

* Ntabathemba – Office furniture seized.

The Acting District Detective Commander of Chris Hani District, Colonel Errol Fortuin commended the district detectives on the successes achieved.

SAPS Newsroom