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Alleged drug peddlers busted in East London

Aug 29, 2018
Alleged drug peddlers busted in East London

The SAPS' efforts to rid communities of  illegal drugs received a shot in the arm when a house was raided in Amalinda, East London on Tuesday morning.

According to police spokesperson, Capt Mluleki Mbi, the K9 members received information and immediately acted on it.

"On searching the premises, tik and cocaine were found hidden inside and outside the house," he added.

"Cash, cellphones and an electronic scale were also recovered."

Three suspects aged between 33 and 40 years of age were arrested and will be charged with dealing and possession of illegal drugs.

They will appear in the East London Magistrate's Court soon.