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Jeffereys Bay man expected in court for drug possession

Feb 5, 2019
Jeffereys Bay man expected in court for drug possession

A 26-year-old Jeffreys Bay man is expected in court on Wednesday after he was arrested for possession of mandrax tablets valued R3 060 inside a house in Ocean View, Jeffreys Bay.

"On Monday, at around 21:30, police acted on information of a house that was believed to be selling illicit drugs in Harry Gwala Street, Ocean View in Jeffreys Bay," said police spokesperson, Sergeant Majola Nkohli.

"Police in possession of a search warrant pounced into a house in Harry Gwala Street, Ocean View, Jeffreys Bay."

Inside the house, police seized 39 full mandrax tablets, 12 halves of mandrax tablets and 24 quarters of mandrax tablets with a total value of about R3 060.

Sgt Nkohli said that police nabbed a man that was inside a house for possession of mandrax

"A 26-year-old man is due to appear at the Humansdorp Magistrate’s Court on charges of possession of mandrax on Wednesday, 6 February 2019."

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