News: Multidisciplinary operation leads to the recovery of high calibre firearms and arrest of three suspects in Tshwane

GAUTENG – An intelligence driven operation, comprising of members of South African Police Service, Tshwane Metro Police Department and private security company led to the arrest of three suspects who were found in possession of unlicensed firearms (rifles), possession of drugs, possession of dangerous weapons and fraud under the National Road Traffic Act.

These recoveries and arrests took place in Villieria, Tshwane, on Monday, 04 November 2019, after police had received information about suspects who were terrorising the community.

The information was operationalised and police kept a close observation of the suspects and pounced on them.

The suspects will appear at the local magistrate’s court in due course.

Source: South African Police Service