Drugs off the streets, suspects arrested

NORTHERN CAPE Two men are expected to appear before Marydale and Campbell Magistrate's Courts respectively, on Tuesday, 17 December 2019, subsequent to be found in possession of drugs. The arrest of the two is the result of proactive policing partnership with communities, in the effort to eradicate illicit drug peddling in the Northern Cape.

A 27-year old man was found in possession of 200 mandrax in Marydale. Campbell man was arrested with 46 mandrax pills,28 pokes of dagga and 22 dagga plants were confiscated, suspect arrested in Campbell. Both suspects will appear before courts on a count of dealing in dealing in drugs.

The Northern Cape Provincial Commissioner, Lt Gen Risimati Shivuri, commended Community Policing Partnership displayed by communities in the Northern Cape.

Source: South African Police Service