Suspect arrested in Cape Twon for possession of two unlicensed firearms

WESTERN CAPE - The Hawks National Priority Violent Crime team in Cape Town, today arrested a 36-year-old male at a house in Epping Street, Milnerton, for the possession of two (2) unlicensed firearm and ammunition

It is reported that in the early hours of today, 20 November 2021 members from the Hawks' followed up on information about unlicensed firearms.

On arrival at the house, a bag containing firearms and ammunition was discovered by the members outside the suspect’s house. One suspect was arrested at the house.

The suspect is expected to appear at Cape Town Central Magistrate Court on Monday, 22 November 2021for a charge of prohibited and unlicensed firearms and ammunition.

Source: South African Police Service