Mom held after Mandrax found in home

2013-06-24 21:29
(Nielen Bottomley, News24)

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Johannesburg - A woman has been arrested in Ntambanana, near Empangeni, after she was allegedly found in possession of Mandrax tablets, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Monday.

The 56-year-old was arrested on Sunday after police received information that her son was selling drugs, and keeping them at his home in Ntambanana, police spokesperson Thulani Zwane said.

Police arrived at the house and found the man's mother there.

The house was searched and Mandrax tablets with an estimated street value of R10 000 were confiscated.

Zwane said the man was not arrested.

The woman was expected to appear in the Ngwelezane Magistrate's Court on Tuesday.

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