SEIZED: Illegal gun

Grassy Park SAPS arrested a 17-year-old suspect for possession of a prohibited firearm on Monday.

Spokeswoman Constable Noloyiso Rwexana says: “The police were busy with crime prevention patrols in Lake Road, Grassy Park, when they noticed a man who was acting suspiciously.

Upon searching him cops found a pistol with one magazine and serial number filed off.

“The suspect will appear in court facing charges of possession of a prohibited firearm once charged.”