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Maclear woman arrested in possession of dagga worth R65 000

May 18, 2020
Maclear woman arrested in possession of dagga worth R65 000

Maclear - A 32-year-old woman is expected in court on Monday after she was arrested on Friday afternoon by members of the Maclear Crime Prevention Unit in possession of 65kg of dagga.

"The arrest follows after the members followed up on positive information received, which led them to a house in the New Rest Locality area," said police spokesperson, Captain Ursula Roelofse.

"The house was searched and blue plastic bags containing dagga were found.

"The dagga weighed 65kg and has an estimated street value of R65 000-00."

Captain Roelofse said that the 32-year-old suspect was arrested for dealing in dagga and will appear in court on Monday.

The Cluster Commander, Colonel Matshediso Gezani, commended the members on the large amount of dagga confiscated and the arrest made.

“Keep up with the good work! We also want to thank the community for providing the positive information and for not tolerating this conduct in their locality”.

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