Three firearms and ammunition seized from wrong hands in Qumbu

TRT members deployed in Qumbu in the OR Tambo District followed up on positive information that led to the arrest of a 58-year-old man at Gabazi locality in Qumbu today at about 00:30. The suspect was found in possession of a 9mm Star pistol with 06 rounds.

The operation continued to another homestead in the same locality where a 33-year-old man was arrested after he was found in possession of a 9mm Parabellum with 03 rounds whilst a Revolver with 06 rounds was recovered as a found property after its owner escaped the arrest at the same locality.

"These are the fruits of working hand in glove with the community. We should always keep good relations with them and we always appreciate and respect those community members that listen to our call in the fight against crime." Said Lt General Liziwe Ntshinga. # ZIZO JIKA IZINTO - "Turning the tide against crime.

Source: South African Police Service