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WARDEN ARRESTED FOR DEALING IN MARIJUANA: SANDTON
2020/09/02      |  Written By:  Captain G Meyer   |   Province:  Gauteng

Sandton: Operational endeavors to address drug related crime in the Sandton policing precinct resulted in the arrest of a warden at Leeuwkop Correctional Facility in Sunninghill on Wednesday, 01 September 2020.

Correctional officers were busy conducting routine searches at the entrance to the facility and upon searching him, the members discovered found a plastic bag containing marijuana and an undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspect aged, 48-year-old was arrested on charges of dealing in drugs and will appear in the Randburg Magistrates' Court today.

Drug crime will remain a priority for SAPS Sandton and we will continue with our onslaught to root out the scourge.

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The members discovered found a plastic bag containing marijuana and an undisclosed amount of cash.