Woman nabbed in R2.4m drug bust

2011-09-20 13:55

A woman has been arrested in Beaufort West, Western Cape, for possession of tik with an estimated street value of R2.4 million, police said today.

Police pulled over a passenger bus travelling to Cape Town yesterday, Western Cape police spokesperson Captain Malcolm Pojie said.

While searching the luggage, they found four plastic bags containing several kilograms of tik inside a suitcase belonging to a 30-year-old woman.

She was expected to face a charge of dealing in drugs in the Beaufort West Magistrates Court tomorrow.

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