Two men arrested in Kalkfontein on gun charges

Police confiscated this gun and arrested two men in Kalkfontein.

Police have arrested two men, aged 46 and 49, in Kalkfontein on charges relating to the illegal possession of a gun and ammunition.

Officers patrolling Sylvia Street on Thursday May 5, pursued a Volkswagen Polo when it sped off as they approached, said provincial police spokesman Warrant Officer Joseph Swartbooi.

They stopped the car and after searching it and its two occupants, found a loaded pistol, he said. The two men were arrested.