Integrated operation led to arrest of two suspects for possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition

As part of SAPS Safer Festive Season operations, members attached to Provincial Extortion Task Team in conjunction with members of the City of Cape Town Law Enforcement arrested two suspects aged 25 and 32 on charges of possession of an unlicensed firearm and ammunition.

On 2021-12-26 at about 22:00 the members were conducting high density operations in Delft during Western Cape Provincial Integrated Restore Operations when they stopped and searched a grey Toyota Tazz.

The members found a firearm hidden between the legs of the driver. He could not present a valid firearm license when requested to do so.

The suspects will appear in the Blue Downs Magistrates Court on Tuesday, 2021-12-28 on the mentioned charges.

Source: South African Police Service

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