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Nine firearms recovered during police operation

DURBAN – Yesterday, police officers from Camperdown SAPS together with officials from Magma security conducted an intelligence driven operation that led to the arrest of a 49-year-old, for unlawful possession of firearms and ammunition.
Police were deployed to serve a protection order at Cato Ridge and on arrival at the farm they were tasked to remove firearms from the premises. When the house was searched, police recovered four rifles, two shotguns, three handguns and 705 rounds of ammunition. The suspect was arrested and detained at Camperdown SAPS, he is appearing before Camperdown Magistrate’s Court tomorrow.

Source: South African Police Service