Seven rifles and a shotgun uncovered in a shack, Soweto

South African Police Service

Seven rifles and a shotgun uncovered in a shack, Soweto
Seven rifles and a shotgun uncovered in a shack, Soweto. Photo: SAPS

On 5 September 2018, members of SAPS Soweto Flying Squad and Crime Intelligence received information about firearms that are stored in a shack at one of the houses in Jabulani, Soweto.

Upon searching the shack, police discovered a bag with seven rifles, one shotgun and more than 150 ammunition.

A 54 year old man who is the owner of the house was arrested and will appear at the local Magistrates’ Court in due course, facing charges of possession of unlicensed firearms and ammunition.

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