AGU arrest suspect, seize six firearms and ammunition, Cape Town

South African Police Service

AGU arrest suspect, seize six firearms and ammunition, Cape Town
AGU arrest suspect, seize six firearms and ammunition, Cape Town. Photo: SAPS

Vigilant members attached to the Anti-Gang Unit, in the early hours of Sunday morning 10 May 2020, were patrolling in Victoria Road, Woodstock when they observed a VW Golf that appeared suspicious. They stopped and searched the vehicle and found five 9mm pistols and an assortment of ammunition.

Police continued with the investigation and found more firearms at an address in Plumstead.

A 40-year-old suspect was arrested and is facing charges of illegal possession of firearms and ammunition.

Once he has been charged the suspect will appear in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court. The origins of the firearms is subject of the police investigation.

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SOURCESouth African Police Service