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Two Butterworth men busted with 65 suspected Mandrax tablets

Apr 10, 2017
Two Butterworth men busted with 65 suspected Mandrax tablets

Butterworth police on Sunday arrested two men, aged 21 and 30, for possession of 65 tablets suspected to be mandrax after police intelligence indicated that they were in possession of drugs.

"Both suspects were arrested at about 12:00 at Skiet Informal Settlement, in Butterworth," said police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

"The mandrax tablets have a street value of R7 100."

He said that the suspects will appear before the Butterworth Magistrate's Court on Monday.