Alleged drug dealer arrested after tip-off
By Tando Mfengwana
07 March 2007
Police arrested a man in possession of 700 mandrax tablets and four sachets of tik with a street value of R43 400.
Police spokesperson Ntobeko Mangqwengqwe said that information from the public led to the man’s arrest on Monday.
Police received a tip-off that a vehicle travelling from Cape Town to Oudtshoorn was possibly carrying the drugs.
The 42-year-old man will appear in the Calitzdorp Magistrate’s court today on charges relating to dealing with mandrax and tik.