WCape police make R10m drug bust on EC bakkie

MAY 16, 2016

Police in Beaufort West have confirmed the arrest 50-year old man after drugs worth an estimated R10-million was found on the back of his bakkie in the early hours of Sunday morning.

In a short statement, local police said some 200 000 mandrax tablets were stashed on the back of the man’s Toyota Hilux, which wore Eastern Cape number plates, that was reportedly heading from Johannesburg to Cape Town. The suspect is expected to appear in the Beaufort West Magistrate’s Court on Monday.