Six arrested for alleged drug dealing

Drugs confiscated in Mitchells Plain.
Members of the Metro police drug and task team arrested six suspects during raids at suspected drug houses in Blombos Street, Lentegeur and Tony Lane in Mitchell’s Plain this morning.

The officers confiscated 66 whole mandrax tablets, six half mandrax tablets, 314 heroine straws, eight packets of heroine, 39 packets of tik, one parcel of dagga, 10 bankies dagga, 101 dagga stoppe, one bag of dagga and a small amount of cash.

The men between the ages of 25 and 44 will face charges of dealing in drugs.

All six suspects were detained at Lentegeur police station. The drugs were handed over for further investigation.