R14k worth of drugs found hidden between man’s bread slices

South African Police Service

R14k worth of drugs found hidden between man’s bread slices
R14k worth of drugs found hidden between man's bread slices

On the 3 July 2021 at about 20:00, members of the Welkom Flying Squad, Warrant Officers David Mlangeni and Corrie Spies received information about a man in possession of drugs walking at Mannys, Welkom.

The members acted swiftly and identified the suspect. They approached him and requested to search him. Whilst busy with the search, 105 Mandrax tablets and 19,5 grams of Crystal Meth with the street value of R 14 400-00 were found hidden between bread slices.

A 44-year-old man was arrested for possession of drugs.

He will appear at Welkom Magistrate Court on the 5 July 2021.

SAPS Newsroom

SOURCESouth African Police Service