A Santa Flora man was arrested and a Glock pistol and a quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Siparia Police Station, during an anti-crime exercise, in the district yesterday.

Officers conducted the exercise, along with officers of the Siparia CID, around 5:00pm, on Thursday 23rd November, 2017, during which they had cause to stop a silver Nissan B14 motor vehicle, driven by a 41-year-old Santa Flora man.

A search of the vehicle was conducted, which resulted in one pistol and one magazine containing 12 rounds of .40mm ammunition, being discovered.

The man was arrested in connection with the find.


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