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Suspect arrested for possession of drugs in East London

Dec 27, 2017
Suspect arrested for possession of drugs in East London

A 31-year-old man is expected in court soon after he was arrested by East London flying squad members for dealing in drugs.

According to police information, the officers were patrolling in Oxford Street, East London, when they spotted a red Opel Astra driven by the 31-year-old suspect.

"They’ve stopped the vehicle and searched it.

"Ten mandrax tablets and tik was found in his possession," said police spokesperson, Warrant Officer Hazel Mqala.

"A case of possession of drugs has been opened."