Teens nabbed with M-16 assault rifle, grenades

Two 17-year-olds were arrested yesterday by police after they were found with a rifle and grenades while walking down Aubrey Barker Road, South Ruimveldt and the police later shot and killed three dogs at the home of a suspect in the area.

According to a police press release, around 11:15 am ranks of a police motor cycle Anti-Crime Patrol had observed “two men” walking along Aubrey Barker Road, South Ruimveldt when one of the men threw away a bag that he had in his possession.

The police, upon retrieving the bag, discovered a M-16 rifle along with  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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