Man arrested for possession of illegal gun, ammunition in Bellville

On Tuesday night, a City Facility Protection officer was on patrol in Voortrekker Road and spotted the man.

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CAPE TOWN - A 44-year-old man has been arrested for being in possession of an illegal firearm and ammunition in Bellville.

On Tuesday night, a City Facility Protection officer was on patrol in Voortrekker Road and spotted the man.

The City of Cape Town's Wayne Dyason said: “The officer found a pistol, nine rounds of ammunition and one magazine. The suspect was detained at Bellville SAPS.”