Drug bust: Couple and friends in court

2013-03-21 00:00

A PIETERMARITZBURG couple and two friends have appeared in the magistrate’s court for dealing in drugs, after a four-month police investigation.

Hilton Vetter (35), his wife Geralda (37), Mark Anthony Kok (26) and Lee Bezuidenhout (31) appeared in court on Monday. Vetter was remanded in police custody while Geralda was released on R2 500 bail and the others on warning.

It is alleged that the accused dealt in drugs in Greyling Street and Washington Road.

Police spokesperson Lieutenant Joey Jeevan said that during a sting operation, police bought drugs, including cocaine and ecstasy, from dealers.

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