Police arrested two men in their late 20s in the Bellville CBD on Thursday June 20 for the illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition.
Bellville police spokesman Captain Johnathan Blankenberg said that the men were arrested after two police officers noticed some suspicious behaviour and followed them.
“The suspects were then searched. In their possession, a firearm and ammunition were found and they then arrested,” said Captain Blankenberg.
Captain Blankenberg added that the suspects appeared in court, however, the case was postponed for further investigation.