Drug arrest after stop-and-search of taxi in Prince Alfred Hamlet

0

As part of the Safer Festive Season operations, a Vehicle Checkpoint (VCP) was conducted on Wednesday, 19 December 2018 at 13:20 in the Prince Alfred Hamlet area.

Members of Prince Alfred Hamlet SAPS pulled over a taxi on the R303 road en-route to Op-Die-Berg (PA Hamlet to Citrusdal Road). They searched the taxi and its occupants. One of the passengers had a plastic bag on his lap, and when the bag was opened members found drugs in it.

•         503 Boss MX tablets with an estimated street value of R30 000

•         105 Grams of Tik with an estimated street value of R15 000

A 44-year-old suspect was arrested and he will appear in the Ceres Magistrate’s Court today, 20 December 2018 on charges of possession of drugs.



Read more on Arrive Alive



South Africa Today – Accidents

Disclaimer: The views of authors published on South Africa Today are their own and do not necessarily represent the views of South Africa Today. By viewing, visiting, using, or interacting with SouthAfricaToday.net, you are agreeing to all the provisions of the Terms of Use Policy and the Privacy Policy.