Man found with R1.1m worth of dagga

2013-07-08 16:32

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Johannesburg - A Mdantsane man was arrested on Monday for being in possession of dagga with an estimated street value of R1.1m, Eastern Cape police said.

Police spokesperson Nkosikho Mzuku said the 62-year-old man was taken into custody, after police gathered and analysed information about activity at a house in Mdantsane.

"Police found 28 bags of dagga at the man's house, and he was arrested on the spot," said Mzuku.

The man faced charges of dealing in dagga and would appear in the Mdantsane Magistrate's Court on Tuesday.

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