On Monday 14 June at approximately 07:00, Constable Mbatha of the Mkhondo SAPS and his team conducted a stop-and-search on the N2 Ermelo road near Iswepe.
During the operation, they instructed the driver of a red Toyota Corolla to pull over to the side of the road and searched the vehicle. They found 16 rolls of dagga in a bag on the passenger seat and arrested the driver.
The dagga weighed approximately 58.8 kilograms (street value – R88 200-00).
The station commander of the Mkhondo SAPS, Colonel Thela, applauds the arresting officers for their good work.