Middelburg SAPS seize 19 bags of dagga worth R81 570 at roadblock

DECEMBER 4, 2015

Middelburg SAPS on Friday announced that they had confiscated 19 bags of dagga with an estimated street value of R81 570 during at a roadblock on the R56 between Middelburg and Steynsburg. 

A Quantum taxi with a trailer was stopped and during the search, the dagga was discovered. 

According to the police, a 28 year-old male suspect was detained for questioning and later released. 

A case of dealing in dagga was registered and is still under investigation. 

With the Festive Season gaining momentum, the police in the Cradock Cluster have shown that illegal activities will not be tolerated within this cluster.   

Brig Madoda Zamkana, Cluster Commander for the Cradock Cluster said, “We will be escalating our operations during this festive season and the claws are out for those who undermine the safety and security of the country.”