Daily Archives: January 2, 2020

Anti-Gang Unit Tracking Team recover firearm and arrest suspect in Port Elizabeth

The Anti-Gang Unit Tracking team arrested a 27-year-old male while they were busy tracing wanted suspects in Bethelsdorp.

It is alleged that today about 11:20 while the team were in Acclipia Street in Kleinskool they spotted two known gang members. They stopped and searched them and a 9mm firearm and two rounds were found on one of the suspects. He was arrested and detained on a charge of illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition. Ownership of the firearm is yet to be determined.

The suspect is expected to appear in court soon.

Source: South African Police Service