Two unknown men have been arrested after they where found being in possession of illegal firearms.
According to the police spokesperson Noloyiso Rwexana, “a suspicious looking vehicle was stopped when the police was conducting a random searched in the Athlone. Police found in the vehicle two firearms, a 38 Special revolver and a 6.35 Browning Baretta with 17 rounds of ammunition were discovered.”
She added that it they cannot confirm at this stage if the two men arrested are affiliated to a gang, but added that they are 25-year-old and 37-year-old. Who will appear in the Athlone Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday.