Arrests for possession of illegal firearms and ammunition

Arrests for possession of illegal firearms and ammunition
Arrests for possession of illegal firearms and ammunition, Mthatha Photo : SAPS

The Mthatha Cluster’s Operation Fiela ii continued with good results in our endeavors to fight crime and bring hope to the community of this area.

The members operated and followed up an information on firearms at Lower Tyirha in Qumbu and three suspects aged between 26 and 64 years old were arrested after they were found with two 303 rifles with 33 rounds of ammunition, two magazines, 16 pistol rounds of ammunition and 51 dagga bompies.

The suspects were arrested in an operation conducted at Qumbu during the early hours of 13 July 2017 and they will appear before Qumbu Magistrates’ Court on Friday 14 July 2017 for possession of illegal firearms and ammunition.

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SOURCESouth African Police Service