Dagga busts on N2

Dagga busts on N2
Three suspects were arrested by local SAPS members for having dagga in their possession

On Tuesday, 10 April, officers from the local SAPS arrested three individuals for possession of dagga and two were also illegal immigrants.

CAS 116/04/2018 was opened after Sergeant N.P. Mndebele conducted a stopand- search operation on the N2, en route to Iswepe, at around 08:25. A 26- year old suspect was stopped and his vehicle searched when the officer found three rolls of dagga, weighing about 2 kg and valued at R3 000-00. The man was immediately arrested and his vehicle was seized.

During the same operation, CAS 117/04/2018 was opened by Constable Lunga after he arrested another suspect. The man’s vehicle was searched and the officer found 1 kg of dagga, valued at approximately R2 000-00. His vehicle was also seized and he was apprehended on the scene.

Constable Ncube also arrested a 27- year old suspect during this operation and CAS 119/04/2018 was opened. The suspect’s vehicle was searched and the officers confiscated 2,6 kg of dagga – street value of about R4 000-00. The man was arrested and his vehicle was impounded. Keep up the hard work and thank you for keeping drug dealers off Mkhondo’s streets, time and time again!

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