Johannesburg central: Police in conjunction with JMPD arrested a 39-year old male for possession of an unlicensed firearm and ammunition corner Main Reef and Henry Nxumalo Street on the 24th of May 2019 at 14:00.

Police were busy with their routine crime prevention duties when they spotted a white Toyota Hi-Ace skipping a red robot. They gave chase and stopped the vehicle which was having two passengers. Police searched the driver and recovered firearm with no serial number and live rounds.

Firearm will be sent to ballistic testing to ascertain if it was used in the commission of crime. Investigation is under way suspect is appearing on the 27th of May 2019 in the Johannesburg Magistrate Court.