PORT SHEPSTONE CLUSTER CORPORATE COMMUNICATION
SOUTH AFRICAN POLICE SERVICE
On 2013-08-08 members from Port Shepstone DPCI : Organised Crime Unit received information regarding suspects who were threatening a person with firearms. The suspects’ vehicle, a white VW Jetta was pointed out to the police and the vehicle was intercepted in the CBD. It was believed that they were in possession of the fire-armsat the time. Upon searching the vehicle with two occupants, two pistols, 30 rounds of live ammunition and 46 straws of heroine were discovered in the car. Three more suspects were pointed out where they were walking in town and police members arrested them. Another 9mm pistol was also found in their possession. The five suspects were charged for Dealing in heroine and Pointing of a fire-arm. They appeared in Port Shepstone court on Monday 2013-08-12 and were released on bail of R1000 each. The case has been remanded for further investigation. The vehicle was impounded. The five accused are : Sibongiseni Mabo Nzama (30), Sibongiseni Sbhadongo Gumede (34), Gcinabazi Victor Mzobe (29), Sakhile Cele (28), Sibonelo Mbambo (22) and a 17 year old juvenile.