A 29-year-old man appeared in the Ntuzuma Magistrate’s Court after being found in possession of an unlicensed firearm and drugs, recently.
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The accused was arrested during a police operation.
Provincial police spokesman, Lt Col Thulani Zwane said that police received intelligence regarding a man, who was in possession of an unlicensed pistol.
“Police pounced on the suspect at Siyanda area where he was found with a pistol as well as heroin in his possession,” he said.
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The serial number on the firearm was filed off. He was charged duly.
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