Cops find drugs at 2 homes

2017-08-22 06:00
Constable Nolutha Gwija and Sergeant Denver Brickles with the 123 packets of tik found at an Eastridge home last week.

Constable Nolutha Gwija and Sergeant Denver Brickles with the 123 packets of tik found at an Eastridge home last week.

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Police arrested a 29-year-old woman after finding a large quantity of drugs in East­ridge on Sunday 13 August.

Officers were busy with crime prevention duties when they searched a house in Dasie Street.

While searching the premises, they found 123 packets of tik. Two clear Ziploc bags with 15g of loose tik were also seized.

They then arrested the ­woman.

In an unrelated case, earlier that day at 15:00 while performing crime prevention duties, police searched a house in Miami Way, Portlands.

While searching the premises, police confiscated two whole mandrax tablets, three half mandrax tablets, tik and six rounds of ammunition.

An 18-year-old man was arrested for possession of drugs and ammunition.

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