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Woman takes bus with 20 955 Mandrax tablets

2012-04-11 20:41

Cape Town - A woman was arrested in George on Wednesday after being found with Mandrax tablets on a bus, Western Cape police said.

Captain Bernadine Steyn said the woman, 37, was found in possession of 20 955 tablets with an estimated street value of R118 000.

She said police received a tip-off that the drugs would be transported on a bus travelling from Johannesburg.

A police task team followed the bus as it entered George and then searched it when it stopped at a petrol station on the N2 highway.

Comments
  • Phistos - 2012-04-11 21:08

    thanx much 4 those who tips the police,this is how we can fight drag dealer.100% good.

  • Mike Purchase - 2012-04-11 21:18

    Eish she must have been so sick that she should be hanged on international tv.

  • Eric - 2012-04-11 21:20

    I would like to edge the Gov. That people who tip off should b kept safe, anonimous, and being rewarded when there are fruits at last, 2nd the should b a channel for such people to report, 3rd our own SAPS should b honest and never accept bribe, and make sure such exibit must not get lost within the police stations.. Amen good tipers..

  • Mike Purchase - 2012-04-11 21:24

    Catch the pusher first then there wont be a runner.

  • Lynn - 2012-04-11 21:25

    For punishment make her smoke 955 pills... She will soon \r\nFind out her it will destroy her and come the realisation\r\nOf how it will affect others... Then find the people who she was the courier for\r\n

  • Buti - 2012-04-11 22:40

    Police must always search buses that take long distance it's where dagga and drugs are transported all the time.

  • Morne - 2012-04-12 01:14

    Jeez, talk of arrogance!

  • brionyl.french - 2012-04-12 06:01

    when will these idiots learn if your asked to mule your being asked to take the fall...

  • mantwa.mokometsi - 2012-04-12 08:39

    y does it always have to be ladies caught with drugs?

      billidp - 2012-04-12 15:45

      Because they are easy targets for the real drug peddlars and are seen as being "expendable"! Bet you she was set up!

  • leenesh.singh - 2012-04-12 08:46

    Do they still sell mandrax?

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