31 Live rounds, unlicenced firearms and dagga found in Wentworth
WENTWORTH – A 31-year-old man appeared in the Durban Magistrates’ Court for charges of possession of unlicensed firearms, ammunition and dagga . He has been remanded in custody. The Wentworth police were conducting an operation in the area on Wednesday,August 7, when they acted on intelligence driven information. They proceeded to a flat in Reiger Road, Wentworth, upon searching the flat, two unlicensed pistols with 31 live rounds of ammunition were recovered. A loose dagga weighing 115,7 grams was also seized from the suspect. The street value of the recovered dagga is R1500-00. The recovered firearms will be taken to ballistics to ascertain if it was used in the commission of any other crime in the country.