Man caught in R8m drug bust

2012-06-01 11:32

A man accused of dealing in drugs with a street value of R8 million has appeared in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court.

The Cape Argus reported today that Stanley Anyaigwe (41) appeared briefly yesterday.

His case was postponed to June 11.

Lieutenant colonel Andrè Traut said police searched the man’s flat and club on Monday night, as well as an apartment in Buitenkant Street, which police believed was used to manufacture drugs.

They found two kilograms of tik as well as cocaine and heroin.

R250 000 in cash was also seized. Police believed it was proceeds from drug dealing.

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