‘Notorious’ drug den bust

2016-07-12 06:05
A 25-year-old was arrested in Sonata Street after he was found with a half tablet of mandrax.

A 25-year-old was arrested in Sonata Street after he was found with a half tablet of mandrax.

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Steenberg police paid a so-called notorious drug den in Sonata Street in Steenberg a visit on Sunday 26 June and made an arrest.

The house had been on the lips of every resident for months with people complaining about the sort of activities that go on there.

Warrant Officer John Bartlett,Steenberg police spokesperson, says police arrested a 25-year-old man at the house on charges of possession of drugs.

The man was found in possession of a half mandrax tablet and one stick of dagga.

No other cases were reported.

“The police will continue with their zero tolerance approach against drug peddling,” he says. V Anyone with information on drug peddling activities is requested to contact Steenberg police at 021 702 9000 or Crime Stop at 08600 101 111.

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