Daily Archives: June 26, 2020

Two suspects arrested for possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition

WESTERN CAPE – This morning, 26 June 2020, members attached to the Bishop Lavis Crime Prevention Unit acted on information relating to two males hiding firearms at a residential address in Bonteheuwel. Upon arrival, members entered and began searching the premises. In line with the information received, they inspected an area behind a partitioning board

Mangaung SAPS closed for decontamination

FREE STATE – All communities serviced by Mangaung police station are advised that the police station has been temporarily closed due after one of its members tested positive for Covid-19 virus. The Community Service Centre will now be operating from Lesley Monnanyane Hall which is located just behind the Home Affairs offices in Moshoeshoe road.

Anti-Gang Unit nabs wanted suspects and recover firearms

WESTERN CAPE – Members attached to the Anti-Gang Unit who were deployed to identified policing precincts including Elsies River and Ravensmead to curb the escalation of gang shootings have arrested several suspects and retrieved firearms. On Thursday, 25 June 2020, a female and a male person was shot and injured in Avonwood, Elsies River. Members

Police probe murder after an alleged point-blank shooting

KING WILLIAMS TOWN – Police seek assistance of the public in solving a shooting incident that claimed a life of a 28-year-old man in KwaNobuhle yesterday. On Thursday, 25 June 2020 at about 19:30, police were summoned to a complaint of shooting at the corner of Zinto and Sobukhwe Streets, KwaNobuhle (Uitenhage). At the scene,