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26-year-old East London woman in court for drug possession

Dec 8, 2016
26-year-old East London woman in court for drug possession

A 26-year-old woman from Mdantsane, in East London, is expected to appear in court on Thursday after she was busted on Wednesday with drugs in NU 16, Mdantsane, by members of the Inyibiba Crime Prevention and Crime Intelligence unit.

"Police confiscated 221 Mandrax tablets," East London police said.

"The 26-year-old suspect is due to appear in the Mdantsane Magistrate's Court today on charges of dealing and possession of drugs."

Mdantsane Cluster Commander, Major General Henry Vos commended the officers for the arrest.

"I would like to urge the community to work with the police to eliminate drugs in our communities, because they destroy the future of our children," he said.