4 men arrested over dagga

2012-02-29 16:37
Johannesburg - Four men were arrested in Silverton, Pretoria, on Wednesday with 64.5kg of dagga in their possession, police said.

Captain Jan Sepato said members of the flying squad saw a car whose boot was loaded in such a way that it could not close.

"They pulled over the vehicle and searched it. They found two suitcases filled with dagga with a street value of R120 000. All four were arrested for dealing in dagga."

Sepato said one of the men apparently came from Pietermaritzburg on a bus and the other three went to fetch him at the station.

The four, aged between 27 and 52 years, are expected to appear in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court soon.

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