A rifle which was seized by police.
An intelligence-driven operation, that was conducted in the uThekela cluster on January 11, yielded positive results for police officers.
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The operation consisted of police officers from the uThekela Cluster Crime Intelligence Gathering Unit, Public Order Policing officers from Newcastle as well as cops from the Phoenix Tactical Response Team.
Provincial police spokeswoman, Col Thembeka Mbhele said, “During the operation, a 22-year-old woman was arrested for being in possession of a CZ75 pistol and 14 rounds of ammunition.”
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A 29-year-old man was also arrested for being in possession of a pistol.
A rifle was also found abandoned during the operation. All police officers were praised for their efforts in the fight against crime.
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