Metro Police arrest three in Hanover Park
By Yamkela Xhaso
City of Cape Town Metro Police arrested three suspects for the possession of illegal firearms and drugs following a raid in a Hanover Park house.
The house is been alleged to be belonging an American Gang.
Metro Police Officer Nosiseko Samuel said the house had been kept under surveillance prior to the raid.
The suspects were charged with the unlawful possession of unlicensed firearms and ammunition, tik, mandrax, heroin, dagga and ecstasy.
“The police confiscated 485 Mandrax tablets, 228 Ecstasy tablets, 51 small schets, six big sachets and 122 straws of tik. Fifty seven Heroine units and three dagga cigarettes”
The police also confiscated three unlicensed firearms, 42 rounds of ammunition, a forged driver’s license and R70 000 cash.