A 40-year-old man will soon appear in the Verulam Magistrate’s Court, facing charges of possession of an unlicensed firearm and live ammunition.
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This comes after he was arrested by Public Order Policing and Crime Intelligence at a Mt Royal house.
Prior to the arrest and recovery, the team received information regarding an unlicensed firearm at the house in Phoenix.
They proceeded to the premises and found the man in possession of the exhibits.
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Communications officer of Phoenix SAPS, Cpt L Naidoo said, “The suspect will be charged at a later stage and will appear in court.”
Caption: The recovered firearm and ammunition.
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