Wednesday, 10 March 2021

Welkom: Concerted efforts to clear the streets of Welkom of drugs was conducted when members of Counter Narcotics and Welkom K9 Unit pursued information about foreign nationals allegedly dealing in drugs on Monday; 08 March 2021, at one of the flats in Naudeville.

Upon arrival at the flats, members conducted a search and found 8 full moon cocaine tablets, 100 pieces of rock, 300g of CAT, 13g crystal meth (tik), 50g ephedrine and 60g of cocaine. All the drugs are worth an estimated R345 000 in street value. A blue Hyundai motor vehicle and a large sum of money were also seized.

The two suspects aged 41 and 46 were arrested for allegedly manufacturing and dealing in drugs.

Both  suspects are from Kempton park in Gauteng province. The duo will soon appear before the Welkom Magistrate’s court soon.