Suspect due in court for possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition

Suspect due in court for possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition
Suspect due in court for possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition. Image source: SAPS

he determination of police officers on the ground to keep all inhabitants and visitors in our province safe led to the arrest of a 28-year-old male when he was caught with an unlicensed firearm and ammunition on Friday evening, 01 December 2023.

Members of Woodstock police were busy with crime prevention duties to curb robberies and gang violence in Lower Church Street, Woodstock, when they searched the suspect and found a firearm with ammunition in his possession.

The suspect will appear in the Cape Town Magistrates’ court on Monday, 04 December 2023.

Meanwhile members of the Harare Crime Prevention Unit searched a premises in the Gushi Ndoda informal settlement in Kuyasa on Saturday evening, 02 December 2023, and arrested a 39-year-old male when they found an unlicensed firearm with ammunition in the house.

He will appear in the Khayelitsha Magistrates’ Court tomorrow.

SAPS Newsroom