Crime wrap: False Bay

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  • Overcome Heights | Vrygrond: On Monday 14 October at 19:00, Muizenberg police arrested three suspects: a 29-year-old man and a 32-year-old man residing in Overcome heights; and a 25-year-old woman residing in Vrygrond for dealing in narcotics. Police found them to be in possession of a lotion container, containing 140 mandrax tablets and money.

  • Village Heights: On Tuesday 15 October at 22:30, Muizenberg police were on foot patrols in Village Heights when they received information of drug dealing. Following the lead, they came to a residence, and a thorough search revealed 73 full mandrax tablets, 11 half mandrax tablets, 31 stoppe of dagga and cash. The two suspects, a man and woman, were arrested on charges of dealing in narcotics and detained at Muizenberg police station.

  • Ocean View:A shooting incident occurred on Sunday 20 October at 14:30, in which a 68-year-old man was shot five times. He is in a critical condition in a nearby hospital. Police are investigating an incident of attempted murder. There are no suspects in this matter. Anyone with any information is kindly requested to contact the investigating officer, detective WO Muller on 082 469 1874 or Ocean View police station on 021 783 8300.

  • Ocean View: A 57-year-old man was a passenger in his vehicle, on the way home from work, when he was shot in Milky Way, on Tuesday 22 October at about 18:55. He succumbed to his injuries. Police are investigating a case of murder. The investigation is ongoing.
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