Two taken for drugs in house

2015-06-02 06:00

Two men were arrested for illegal possession of drugs in Mitchell’s Plain on Monday last week.

At 16:40 the police were on patrol when they received information that drugs were being sold at a house in Hartebees Street, Eastridge.

The members followed up on the information and searched the house where they confiscated 40 packets of tik, 16 mandrax tablets and 17 parcels of dagga.

“A 42-year-old man was arrested for possession of illegal substances and the suspect has already appeared in court on the said charges,” says police spokesperson Constable Zandile Marashula.

On the same day, at 21:15, the officers followed up on information received that drugs were being sold at a house in Biljaart Street, Tafelsig.

Here 20 mandrax tablets, 10 heroine units and two plastic bags of dagga were confiscated.

A 33-year-old man was arrested for possession of illegal substances. He has already appeared in court

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