Cape Town drug den raided

2012-03-05 16:24

Cape Town - Three people were arrested during a raid at a suspected drug den in Steenberg in Cape Town, the city's metro police said on Monday.

Deputy Chief Yolanda Faro said 29 packets of tik, 10 Mandrax tablets, and around R1 500 cash were found at a house early on Sunday morning.

A "well-know drug high-flyer" who had pulled up to the house in his car tried to drive off when he saw police officers.

He was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, and possession of tik and an unlicensed firearm and ammunition.

His passenger was arrested for possession of tik.

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