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2021/01/26      |  Written By:  Captain G Meyer   |   Province:  Western Cape

Philippi-East: The efforts to remove the presence of drugs in the Philippi-East policing precinct, has led to the arrest of a suspect on Sunday, 24 January.

The 30-year-old man was arrested for dealing in drugs by police members on crime prevention duties in Lower Cross Roads.

After the police members searched the suspect, they found 83 bank packets containing marijuana and three ecstasy tablets in his possession as well as cash.

The suspect appeared in the Philippi Magistrates' Court on Tuesday, 26 January.