Police arrest Centurion man for dealing in drugs

GAUTENG - Police from Westrand K9 arrested a man yesterday, 25 April 2019 at about 07:45, after he was found in possession of drugs in his car.

The Intelligence-driven operation by members of Westrand K9 led to the recovery of heroin worth approximately R6 million and the arrest of the suspect in unit 24 Okahanja Street Centurion.

Police followed the information of a man who is allegedly distributing the drugs to all the Provinces. Police have been doing close observation until yesterday morning when they stopped a Toyota Corolla coming from the identified address.

During the search of the vehicle and the suspect, police found heroin. Preliminary investigation led to the suspect's house where more drugs were recovered.

The arrested suspect will appear in Pretoria Magistrate's Court on Monday.

Source: South African Police Service