A 17-year-old has been arrested by SAPS Gelvandale after being found in possession with an illegal firearm.
The teenage arrested has been said to be part of an incident that happened in Helenvale, him and two others were allegedly robbing a ‘stoep’.
The Police acted swiftly on the call they received of this incident. They caught up with the teenage suspect and when they stopped alongside him, he made attempts to run.
The bag of the teenager was taken and they recovered a “Revolver” that had recently been stolen in 2019.
At this stage, only the teenager has been arrested and is due to attend court Monday 23rd March 2020.