Durban operation nets 15 suspects, firearms recovered

South African Police Service

Durban operation nets 15 suspects, firearms recovered
Durban operation nets 15 suspects, firearms recovered. Photo: SAPS

A special joint operation was held on 13 August 2021 in the Point area Durban. The aim of the operation was to root-out all criminal activities and suspects involved in crime.

During the operation the team managed to arrest 15 suspects for various cases such as illegal possession of firearm, possession of dangerous weapon as well as immigration act.

Four firearms with 56 rounds of ammunition were seized by police.

Police also recovered two gas guns, two paintball guns, drugs, knife and clothes.

The arrested suspects appeared before the Durban Magistrates Court.

SAPS Newsroom

SOURCESouth African Police Service