Tanzanian arrested for heroin possession
Johannesburg - A Tanzanian man was arrested in Philippi East, in Cape Town, on Wednesday for possession of heroin with an estimated street value of R40 000, Western Cape police said.
Police had received information from the community about the 24-year-old driving around in a Toyota Rav4, said Captain Frederick van Wyk.
He was found standing next to his vehicle and police searched it.
Twenty-seven balloons of heroin where found in his possession, said Van Wyk.
The man was expected to appear in the Athlone Magistrate's Court on Thursday.