11 arrested in connection with assault rifle

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015, 21:02 by GxMedia

Eleven men have been arrested in connection with the discovery of an AK-47 assault rifle and 12 rounds in a motor lorry at Buckhall, police said.


The rifle and ammunition were found during a search of the vehicle around 11:10  Tuesday night by police at the checkpoint at 70 kilometres.


Those  arrested are assisting with the investigations.