Trio bust for illegal firearms



November 22, 2016
Trio bust for illegal firearms

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The three were arrested in Manenberg.

Wakker cops have nabbed three suspects in Manenberg with unlicensed firearms.

On Sunday night at around 5pm, cops reacted on information of the illegal possession of a firearm at an address in Cam Street where the suspects were bust.

Lieutenant Colonel Andrè Traut says: “Once charged, the suspects who are in their twenties are due to make a court appearance in Athlone.”

Later the evening, Manenberg police were on patrol when they responded to gunfire at Storms Rivier Road. Cops saw men fleeing and found a gun with the serial number removed.

No arrests were made.

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