Thursday, 27 February 2020

Welkom: This morning, on the 27 February 2020, members of Welkom K9 Unit and Thabong Crime Intelligence followed information about a person in possession of drugs.

Two men were identified and approached whilst at a supermarket in Welkom CBD. One of the suspects managed to flee and the second one who carried a shoulder bag school bag was stopped.

A request was made to search the bag, and lose 1025 ARV tablets were found inside the bag. A 24 year old male student in one of the Colleges in Kroonstad, was arrested for possession of ARV tablets.

The suspect will appear soon in Welkom Magistrate Court.