Two Suspects Arrested for Drugs Worth R1.5 Million – Grassy Park [press release]

On Friday (2015 03-06) at about 08:10 members of HAWKS followed up information of a Quantum taxi that was going to do a drug deal at MC Donalds, Ottery. Members then observed the taxi and saw a grey Renault pulling up next to it. The driver of the Renault offloaded a box into the taxi and a plastic bag was then loaded in the Renault. The taxi and the Renault was search and about 25 000 mandrax tablets with an estimated street value of R1 500 000 was seized. An undisclosed of amount of cash was also confiscated and handed in as evidence.

Two suspect aged 28 and 53 was arrested on charges of dealing of drugs. They are currently in custody at Grassy Park SAPS and are due to appear in the Wynberg Magistrates’ Court once charge.

Source : South African Police Service