Media Statement from Western Cape Media Centre
Corporate Communication and Liaison
South African Police Service
Western Cape: The vigilance of Flying squad members during the early hours of this morning resulted in the apprehension of six suspects who were caught in possession of a zipgun. At around 00:30, the attention of the members on patrol were drawn to a suspicious VW Polo in Ndadwa Street in Nyanga. Upon further investigation and a search of the vehicle, a handmade
firearm and one round of ammunition were discovered. All six occupants of the vehicle, five males and one female aged between 20 and 27 were arrested and are due to make a court appearance in Athlone once they have been charged.
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