Heroin dealer arrested after police raid home, Umhlanga

South African Police Service

Heroin dealer arrested after police raid home, Umhlanga
Heroin dealer arrested after police raid home, Umhlanga

On Sunday 15 May 2022, Hawks members from Durban Serious Organised Crime Investigation arrested a 35-year-old suspect for dealing in drugs at Umhlanga in Durban.

Members received information about a suspect who was dealing in drugs at his residence.

Necessary arrangements were made and members proceeded to the said place. A search was conducted and heroin powder to an estimated street value of approximately R40 000.00 was found.

Weighing equipment, 100 000 empty capsules and R5 250.00 suspected to be a proceeds of crime were seized.

He was placed under arrest and charged for dealing in drugs.

He is expected to appear in the Verulam Magistrate’s Court.

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