MACORP Branch Manager arrested with illegal gun

The pistol and matching rounds which were found

POLICE in Port Kaituma, North West District (NWD) on Thursday evening arrested a MACORP Branch Manager with an unlicensed 9MM pistol along with twelve live matching rounds.

Police said about 19:30hrs, ranks while on foot patrol at a playground in the community, observed the suspect tucking an object in his waist. A search was conducted and the firearm and ammunition were found. The 25-year-old suspect of the same community is expected to appear in court on Monday.