Suspect nabbed for possession of an unlicensed firearm
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Western Cape police say an intelligence driven operation by SAPS members led to the arrest of a 37-year-old suspect on charges of possession of an unlicensed firearm and presumed stolen property in Kraaifontein.
According to police spokesperson, Captain Hein Hendricks, Maitland Flying Squad members patrolling the Kraaifontein area with the assistance of the K9 unit reacted on information about a suspect wanted on a Brackenfell housebreaking and theft case and a Table View pointing of firearm case, was hiding in Lucullus Road, Kraaifontein.
Hendricks says upon searching the residence an unlicensed firearm and ammunition were discovered and a 37-year-old suspect was arrested.