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News: Two persons arrested with R5 million worth of Mandrax in Kinkelbos


Media Statement
South African Police Service
Office of the Provincial Commissioner Eastern Cape

EASTERN CAPE - SAPS Flying Squad members arrested two suspects for dealing in Mandrax on the N2 close to Kinkelbos.

This followed after the police members spotted a suspicious silver Nissan Almera that was driving past them. The members pulled the vehicle off the road and searched it. In the boot of the vehicle, 50 plastic bags containing 1500 mandrax tablets each were found. The total of 77 500 mandrax tablets have an estimated street value of about R 5 million were confiscated.

The 45-year-old male driver and his 26-year-old female passenger were arrested on charges of dealing in Mandrax.

They will be appearing before the Alexandria Magistrates Court on Monday, 19 August 2019, to face those charges.


Captain Andre Beetge
082 302 5882


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