Firearms confiscated in Manenberg
By Khanyisa Tabata
14 November 2011
A 33 year old man has been arrested for being in possession of illegal firearms in Manenberg.
Police spokesperson Captain Frederic Van Wyk says flying squard members followed up on information received from the public about a man being possession of illegal firearms at premises in Paulsberg Road, Heideveld.
“On arrival at the address they searched the house and found the firearms hidden under a bed in one of the bedrooms, three 9mm pistols with ammunition
“It was later established that two of the three firearms were positively stolen in Grassy Park and Diep River and the third firearm’s serial number was filed off, “ Van Wyk.
He added that the man will appear in the Athlone Magistrate’s Court tomorrow.