Drugs worth R251 470 seized

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Tebogo Msimanga |

The Police in North West say their fight against drug peddling continues to yield positive results. This is after Stilfontein K9 and Wolmaransstad police on Friday arrested five suspects aged between 18 and 59  for possession and dealing in drugs

Colonel Adéle Myburgh said upon searching the identified houses, the police discovered cash and numerous bags containing 55 tablets, suspected to be mandrax as well as dagga and four packets of crystal meth, with an estimated street value of R251 470.00.

The District Commissioner of Dr Kenneth Kaunda, Major General Suzette Pretorius welcomed the arrest and pointed out that the police will not hesitate to deal effectively with anyone who transgresses the law.  

The suspects are expected to appear before the Wolmaransstad Magistrates’ Court on Monday, 15 February 2021.

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