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SASSA AND VARIOUS CARDS SEIZED IN TONGAAT, SUSPECT NABBED WITH DRUGS: DURBAN
2021/06/04      |  Written By:  Captain N Gwala   |   Province:  Kwazulu-Natal

DURBAN: 3 June 2020 – In the early hours of today, the police officers from the Provincial Organised Crime Unit went to Mona area in Tongaat to execute two search warrants.

The team pounced at the premises at Mona where a search was conducted. Upon searching the house, the police found nine identity documents, nine Sassa cards as well as 12 various bank cards. An inquiry was opened regarding the discovery of the cards.

The team proceed to the second premise at Lilly Pond Avenue and conducted a search. A total of 540 blue and white capsules of heroin, 94 pieces of crack cocaine and two bankies of cocaine powder. The estimated street value of the recovered drugs is R 20 800-00. A 40-year-old suspect was placed under arrest for being in possession of drugs. The suspect appeared before the Verulam Magistrates' Court today. He was remanded in custody until 7 June 2021.