Brave AGU members remove illegal firearms in Manenberg area

WESTERN CAPE � Members attached to the Anti-Gang Unit conducted foot patrols yesterday (2019-04-09) afternoon in Thymes road, Manenberg. While patrolling, they heard gunshots close to where they were walking and they fearlessly went to where the gunshots were coming from. They saw two men running away, they gave chase and apprehended the suspects. Upon searching the two men, police found each of them with a firearm. Both suspects aged 20 and 27 were arrested and two firearms with ammunition were seized.

The Provincial Commissioner of the Western Cape, Lieutenant General Khombinkosi Jula commended the AGU members for their bravery and determination to ensure that illegal firearms are removed from the streets of Manenberg.

Source: South African Police Service