Butterworth man busted with dagga worth R44 000

BY YOLANDA PALEZWENI - NOVEMBER 18, 2016

Msobomvu police on Friday morning arrested a 33-year-old man for dealing in dagga at Booi farm near Msobomvu Township, in Butterworth.

According to the police, the suspect was arrested following police intelligence that he was dealing in dagga. 

“The dagga that was confiscated has weight of 44,85 kg, with a street value of R44 000,” said police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

The suspect will appear before the Butterworth Magistrate Court on Monday facing charges of dealing in dagga.