Police raid Gauteng drug lab

2010-11-11 09:00

A drug manufacturing lab was raided by police this morning in Birchleigh North, Kempton Park, Gauteng police said.

“The Gauteng organised crimes unit discovered a drug manufacturing laboratory estimated to be worth R30 million in Pongola River Drive,” said Captain Katlego Mogale.

Police were monitoring the residence and raided the premises at 4am this morning.

Drug manufacturing chemicals such as ephedrine, iodine and hydrochloric acid estimated to be worth R26 million were found.

“Tik worth an estimated R14 million was also found,” Mogale said.

No arrests were made and police were investigating.

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