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2022/01/10      |  Written By:  Captain G Meyer   |   Province:  Western Cape

Philippi-East: Operational endeavors to address drug related crime in the Philippi-East policing precinct resulted in the arrest of a suspect who was caught in possession of drugs in Marcus Garvey on Saturday, 01 January.

The 44-year-old man from Marcus Garvey was charged for dealing in drugs after he was found in with 238 heroin straws, a half packet of heroin, a half packet of methamphetamine, one bag of marijuana and an undisclosed amount of cash.

He will appear in the Philippi Magistrate’s Court today,

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