Huge dagga breakthrough in Springbok

Springbok Police in the Northern Cape made a huge breakthrough in the drug trade after two suspects was arrested with dagga worth about R2 Million.

On Friday, 18 October 2019 at about 1am the Springbok Visible Policing unit, Springbok SAPS Detectives, Springbok K9 unit, Namaqua Public Order Policing unit and Springbok Criminal Records and Crime Scene Management Team (CR and CSM) followed up on information and searched a bus travelling from Johannesburg en-route to Cape Town.

Police found 15kg of Hybrid dagga stashed inside the luggage of two suspects. The adult male and female suspects appeared in the Springbok Magistrates' Court and the case was postponed 23 October 2019 for a formal bail application.

The Acting Cluster Commander for the Namaqua Cluster, Colonel Albie Kotze lauded the SAPS members by commenting that this truly portrays that we are on a journey to a safer South Africa. Together we are creating a safe and secure environment, that is conducive for social and economic stability, supporting a better life for all, said Kotze.

Source: South African Police Service