A wanted criminal was arrested by the police during a stop and search operation yesterday.
The police has been searching for Siphesihle Lucas Msimang (38) for six years in connection with housebreakings, theft, the possession of unlicensed firearms and ammunition without a lisence.
He allegedly committed housebreakings and theft in Evander and surrounding areas.
eMbalenhle Sector Commander, Sgt Vusimuzi Zulu arrested the suspect and the police recovered live ammunition and an ID book.
The suspect appeared in the Evander Magistrate’s Court yesterday and the police are still investigating.