Man arrested for ‘possession’ of 121 firearms denied bail.

A Mpumalanga man arrested after he was allegedly found in possession of an arsenal of firearms and ammunition worth approximately R3 million has been denied bail by the Nelspruit Magistrates Court today.
Whitehead-King Bruce will appear again at the same court on October 02 for a formal bail application.
The man was arrested on Wednesday at a farm in Mbombela.
“Acting on a tip-off, police went to man’s farm where they discovered 121 firearms, of which 109 were not registered in his name,” said Mpumalanga police spokesperson Brigadier Leonard Hlathi.