Drug trafficker arrested on N1 Paarl

South African Police Service

Drug trafficker arrested on N1 Paarl
Drug trafficker arrested on N1 Paarl

Integrated efforts between our law enforcement agencies about drug trafficking led to the arrest of a 44-year-old suspect for the possession of mandrax tablets on the N1 Paarl on Friday, 5 November 2021.

The members were busy on the N1 Highway when they stopped and searched a vehicle.

They found a sealed plastic bag on the front seat of the vehicle and upon opening it, the members found it to be containing mandrax tablets. The bag contained a total of 1020 mandrax tablets.

The suspect was arrested and detained and once charged, will make a court appearance in the Paarl Magistrate’s court on Monday 8 November 2021.

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