Daily Archives: August 7, 2019

Suspect nabbed for possession of an unlicensed firearm and ammunition.

JOHANNESBURG RAILWAY: Police arrested a 26-year-old male for possession of an unlicensed firearm and ammunition at Wanderers Taxi rank corner Noord and Wanderers Street on 06 August 2019 at 16:00.

Police were busy with their routine crime prevention duties at a Taxi rank when they saw a suspicious male; when he saw police he changed direction. They stopped and searched him; recovered an unlicensed firearm with live ammunition.

The firearm will be sent to ballistic testing to ascertain if it was used in the commission of serious and violent crimes. Investigation is under way and the suspect will appear soon in the Johannesburg Magistrate Court.

Source: South African Police Service

Police find two burnt bodies in a vehicle

POTCHEFSTROOM - The Police in Tshidilamolomo are investigating a case of murder and inquest following an incident wherein two bodies were found inside a burnt vehicle in Mmakgori Village just outside Tshidilamolomo near Mahikeng. Police were called at approximately 07:00 today to the scene of…

Suspect caught with firearm in retreat

WESTERN CAPE - The vigilance of members of the Steenberg Crime Prevention Unit landed a 19-year-old suspect behind bars for the possession of an unlicensed firearm and ammunition after he was caught in Gordon Searle Street, Cafda, Retreat at about 01:30 this morning. The members…