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Three arrested in King Williams Town for possession of mandrax and tik

Jul 19, 2017
Three arrested in King Williams Town for possession of mandrax and tik

The Anti-Crime Campaign by King Williams Town SAPS Cluster yielded good results when they arrested three suspects, aged between 27 and 32 years, from Ginsberg on Tuesday.

"Police spotted a suspicious vehicle ad chased it and when they stopped it at Bholweni Taxi Rank," described police spokesperson, Captain Siphokazi Mawisa.

"As part of crime prevention strategy they searched the vehicle and the suspects and found 100 mandrax tablets and 14)small bags full of tik to the street value of R6 000."

She said that they were immediately arrested and charged for possession of drugs.

The suspects are expected to appear at King Williams Town Magistrate Court on Thursday.