Man arrested with abalone valued at R2 mill, Athlone

South African Police Service

Man arrested with abalone valued at R2 mill, Athlone
Man arrested with abalone valued at R2 mill, Athlone

In the continuous fight against crime, members of Athlone police conducted a crime intelligence driven operation which resulted in the arrest of a suspect for the illegal possession of abalone, valued at R 2 million.

Information of illegal activities at an informal dwelling at Pook se Bos, Rylands Athlone was pursued, which led police to the suspect’s address, where a large quality of abalone was discovered.

The 25 year old suspect is due to appear in the Athlone Magistrate’s court on a charge of illegal possession of abalone on Monday 19th March 2018.

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SOURCESouth African Police Service