Man arrested for cocaine worth R4 million in Nelspruit

A 23-year-old man was found in possession of illegal substances on the N4 Nelspruit on Thursday afternoon. This was during a minor accident.

Colonel Donald Mdluli said this accident was caused by a white bakkie that was pulling a trailer; the trailer broke and caused an accident”

Courtey: SAPS 

’’Upon arrival, members smelt the rat and discovered that the courier vehicle has spilled about 8 crates of some white powder (substances). As members were suspicious, they immediately called their counterparts from the K9 Unit of the Police as well as members from Directorate for Priority Crime Investigative (DPCI) Unit to come on board’’, says Colonel Donald Mdluli, Mpumalanga SAPS spokesperson.

 Courtesy: SAPS

It was revealed that the powder weighed about 11kg and is subject in a police investigation. The substances will undergo some tests as part of their investigation.

The driver was taken in for questioning

Written By: Elona Sibunzi 


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