Five arrested for illegal possession of crayfish
By Nomava Nobumba
29 September 2009
Western Cape police have arrested four men and a woman for being in illegal possession of crayfish worth 20-thousand-Rand yesterday.
Police says they received information and searched a home in the Bokmakierie area on the West Coast.
They found the suspects packaging the crayfish in the garage.
“We confiscated 514 whole crayfish, 177 crayfish heads and 16 crayfish tails,” said police spokesperson Inspector Ian Bennett.
Male suspects aged between 21 and 53, and a 30-year-old woman will appear in the Athlone Magistrate court soon.