Duduza – Three suspects aged between 29 and 38 have been arrested for allegedly dealing in Sassa cards on Wednesday morning.
It is alleged the members of Johannesburg PES and Germiston Organised Crime were following up on information about a suspect that was allegedly dealing in Sassa cards.
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Duduza police spokesperson Sergeant Harry Manaka says when the members knocked on the front gate, the suspects started firing shots at them.
“Backup was called and the suspects were arrested and detained at Duduza Police Station and later transferred to Nigel and Tsakane SAPS.
“They were found in possession of one CZ 9mm pistol with one magazine with four 9mm rounds, one RAP 9mm pistol with three magazines with 20 9mm rounds.
“They were also in possession of 33 9mm rounds which were also confiscated along with one panga,” he says.