Gugulethu duo nabbed in drug bust

2017-02-04 14:57
The tik and mandrax confiscated in Gugulethu on Saturday

The tik and mandrax confiscated in Gugulethu on Saturday (SAPS )

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A Gugulethu duo will be spending the weekend in jail following a drug raid in NY7 this morning.

According to a report from provincial police, officers of the Stabilisation Unit responded to information about drugs being sold at a house in NY7 and discovered drugs with an estimated street value of R40 000 in the house.

Police spokesperson, Sergeant Noloyiso Rwexana, says during the search on Saturday (4 February) officers confiscated 402 mandrax tablets in the bedroom and four bags of tik hidden on the body of woman.

A 42-year-old woman and a 25-year-old man were arrested and will appear in the Athlone Magistrate’s Court on Monday.

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