Ganie case postponed

2010-12-10 00:00

THE trial of a Pietermaritzburg man, Mabeen Ganie (29), in connection with charges of unlawful possession of 20 unpolished diamonds, was postponed until February 2 in the Pietermaritzburg Regional Court.

Ganie was arrested on October 23, 2009, and charged with unlawfully possessing the diamonds in Thomas Street.

It is alleged he was en route to meet a prospective buyer when he was detained.

The value of the stones was estimated at around R60 000.

He was alslo charged with illegal possession of a gram of cocaine.

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