Umhlanga Rocks alleged drug dealer granted R10 000 bail

2016-04-07 19:47

Durban – A KwaZulu-Natal man was granted R10 000 bail in the Durban Magistrate’s Court for allegedly dealing drugs in Umhlanga Rocks, the Hawks said on Thursday.

KZN Hawks spokesperson, Lieutenant Simphiwe Mhlongo, said the man was expected to return to court in June.

Mhlongo said the 40-year-old man was arrested by the Hawks and the Crime Intelligence Unit on Wednesday.

He said the arrest was as a result of a year-long investigation after information relating to the illegal activity was gathered through police intelligence. The man has been charged with drug dealing.

“The suspect was arrested soon after selling cocaine to an undercover police officer,” Mhlongo said.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
ADVERTORIAL
Competition regulation for a growing and inclusive economy

ADVERTORIAL: The Competition Commission of South Africa is conducting advocacy work in the South African automotive aftermarket industry and has gazetted a Draft Code of Conduct for public comment.

/News
Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.