Man arrested for drug dealing

2013-06-01 13:05

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Johannesburg - A man was arrested for alleged drug dealing in Wentworth, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Saturday.

Colonel Jay Naicker said the 26-year-old man was arrested at his flat on Friday.

While searching his flat police found cocaine with a street value of around R1 200 and an electric scale. They also found a stolen firearm and ammunition.

The man was expected to appear in the Durban Magistrate's Court on Monday facing charges of dealing in drugs and possession of an unlicenced firearm.

Naicker said in the past month, undercover police officers had bought drugs worth R10 000 on five separate occasions, from the man.

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