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Residents urged to know their neighbours after police uncover drug lab in East London

By Yolanda Palezweni - Oct 24, 2017
Residents urged to know their neighbours after police uncover drug lab in East London

Police in East London have opened an investigation after a clandestine drug manufacturing factory was discovered at a rented house in Vincent Heights, East London, on Tuesday.

According to police spokesperson, Captain Mluleki Mbi, a team of experts from SAPS’ Forensic Sciences unit will conduct a thorough analysis of the crime scene.

He said that police will investigate cases of dealing and illegal manufacturing of drugs.  

“We encourage residents to be vigilant of their surroundings and be more inquisitive of their neighbour's activities,” concluded Captain Mbi.