22 bust for drugs

2011-08-20 14:41

Twenty-two people have been arrested for drug possession in Mitchells Plain, Western Cape police said today.

Police spokesperson Frederick van Wyk said the 22 were arrested during an all-night crime-prevention operation that started last night.

Van Wyk said illegal drugs, 47 dagga cigarettes, 13 mandrax tablets, 11 small packets of tik, and six units of heroin were confiscated.

The suspects will appear in the Mitchells Plain Magistrates Court on Monday on charges relating to possession of drugs.

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