TONGA – Three suspects aged between 22 and 31 are due to appeared before the Nkomazi magistrate’s court on July 18, 2018 on a charge of possession of dagga.
The suspects were arrested at Madadeni road when police stop and searched the vehicle they were traveling on. Police thoroughly searched the vehicle inside and on the bonnet they found a compressed ball of dagga. When they continued searching the vehicle they found eight compressed balls of dagga concealed underneath the vehicle.
The weight of the dagga is 17.637 Kg with an estimated street value of R26 455. Several warnings have been issued to locals to refrain from dealing in substances and this arrest will serve as an eye opener to other potential drug traffickers.
The case was postponed to 13 August 2018, however all of the suspects were all granted a R2000 bail. Investigations continue.