On Friday 26 March at approximately 17:45, members of the Mkhondo SAPS Vispol Unit received a tip regarding a man who was in possession of an unlicensed firearm.
The officers went to his home and searched it while he was present. Inside, they found a 9mm pistol along with 43 rounds of ammunition. The 48-year old man was arrested.
The Mkhondo SAPS urges the community to have the correct documentation if they own a firearm. You will be arrested and charged for the illegal possession of a firearm if you cannot present the licence.