Wednesday, 03 March 2021

Welkom: On the 02 March 2021, members of Welkom Flying Squad received information about a driver who was transporting drugs. This information was followed up until on the R730 Road next to Willow Valley Welkom, where a white Uno was stopped.

Members requested to search the vehicle and whilst they were busy, a black bag containing tablets suspected to be Mandrax drugs was found.

The drugs were found to be 1497 with a street value of R119 760.00.

The 28-year-old suspect from Bronville was arrested for allegedly dealing in drugs and will appear in Welkom Magistrate court soon.