2 suspected gang members arrested in Kraaifontein

The suspects were found in possession of a firearm, ammunition and dagga.

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CAPE TOWN - Two suspected gang members have been arrested during a police operation in Kraaifontein.

They were found in possession of a firearm, ammunition and dagga.

One of the suspects tried to evade arrest, but was eventually apprehended.

The police's Frederick van Wyk says: “Members spotted the suspects in Ashley Court. One suspect fled the scene, while another suspect was searched. Eight 9mm rounds were found in his possession and he was arrested.

Following a lengthy chase by the foot unit, members arrested the suspected and found a pistol in his possession with the serial number filed off.”

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)