Media Statement from Western Cape Media Centre
Last night at about 18:00 Grassy Park police arrested a 45-year-old man in Ontong Road, Grassy Park for possession of a large quantity of drugs. The members were doing a routine crime prevention patrol when they spotted the suspect driving a white Ford Fiesta.
When the suspect noticed the police members, he sped off, led by a chase which resulted in the apprehension of the suspect. The vehicle was searched and they discovered 100 grams of tik and a large quantity of money inside the vehicle. Upon further investigation the members were led to a house in Southfield where they discovered 330g of tik and 40.5g cocaine hidden inside the garage. The drugs has an estimated street value of R120 000.
The suspect will appear in the Wynberg Magistrate Court soon on charges relating to possession of tik and cocaine.
Enquiries: Capt FC van Wyk: 082 302 9906 / 021 417 7588