Illegal firearm recovered, Mitchell’s Plain

South African Police Service

Illegal firearm recovered, Mitchell’s Plain
Illegal firearm recovered, Mitchell’s Plain

Mitchell’s Plain police were performing crime prevention patrols in Mountain Street, Tafelsig last night, 12 April 2018, when they entered a house where they observed a man hiding an object.

When police searched the suspect they found a black firearm with its serial number filed off and nine live rounds of ammunition.

A 33 year old man was arrested and he is expected to appear in Mitchell’s Plain Magistrates’ Court on Monday, 16 April 2018 facing charges of possession of prohibited firearm and illegal possession of ammunition.

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