Mom, sons arrested for drug dealing

2013-12-29 18:20

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Durban - A woman and her two sons have been arrested for dealing in drugs in Chatsworth, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Sunday.

The 38-year-old woman and her sons, aged 17 and 19, were arrested on Saturday, said Captain Thulani Zwane.

He said police found a bag containing 356 straws of heroin worth about R8 900 on the street, and R17 015 in cash, in a search of the woman's house.

At a second house in the area, police found cash amounting to R95 000, 31 contraband cigarettes and jewellery worth more than R10 000, said Zwane.

The woman and her sons were expected to appear in the Chatsworth Magistrate's Court on Monday.

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