Port Elizabeth K9 Unit arrest suspect with a firearm

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Port Elizabeth K9 Unit arrest suspect with a firearm
Port Elizabeth K9 Unit arrest suspect with a firearm

Swift action by Port Elizabeth K9 Unit members who acted on information received about four suspicious males walking in K9 Unit with firearms, led to the arrest of a 38-year-old suspect for possession of a firearm.

It is alleged that at about 00:30 on Saturday morning, 21 November 2020, the four males fitting the description from the information received were spotted near a garage on Stanford Road. On searching them, one male was found in possession of a 9mm pistol, magazine and 9 rounds of ammunition. The firearm is not reported as stolen.

He was arrested for illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition. He will appear in the Gelvandale Magistrate’s Court on Monday, 23 November 2020.

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