Suspects arrested over the weekend during COVID-19 operations

King William’s Town – Provincial Vispol members received information regarding dagga that was to be distributed from a house at Ginsberg, King William’s Town. They proceeded to a address and recovered nine bags of dagga and 150 arms of dagga rapped in a newspaper to the street value of more than R300 00,00. A 21-year-old male was immediately arrested and charged for dealing in dagga.
In a separate incident, King William’s Town Flying Squad and Cluster Vispol members arrested more than twenty suspects aged between 28 and 45 years for possession of drugs (mandrax) and failure to confine to residence according to Disaster Management Act.
During the operation police also confiscated liquor.
These suspects are due to appear at different Magistrates’ Courts today.

South African Police Service

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