King Chetshwayo Cluster seized three Firearms during an operation KWAZULU-NATAL: An operation was conducted at the King Cetshwayo District by various units in the SAPS focusing on illegal possession of Firearms.
The operation which started on 21 October 2020 ended in the early hours of today.
The team went to Qhudeni area where a 57-year-old man was found in possession of a pistol with 60 rounds of ammunition.
The suspect was placed under arrest and a case was opened at Ekom be SAPS.
The police officers went to Matshana Reserve in Empangeni where they were following up on information about a suspect possessing a firearm illegally.
They went to the identified house where a 33-year-old man was found in possession of a rifle.
He was then placed under arrest.
During the operation at Ntambanana, another firearm with nine rounds of ammunition was seized for enquiry.
Both suspects appeared at their respective magistrate's courts.