Butterworth men expected in court for drug possession

MAY 15, 2017
Butterworth men expected in court for drug possession

Two Butterworth men, aged 21 and 24 years old, are expected in court on Monday after they arrested by local police for possession of tablets suspected to be drugs.

According to police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha, both suspects were arrested at Skiet Informal Settlement, Butterworth on Saturday, at about 18:00.

"The 21-year-old suspect was found with eight drugs whilst the 24-year-old suspect was found with 19 drugs," he said.

"The total street value of the drugs is R1 500.

"Both suspects will appear before the Butterworth Magistrate's Court on Monday."