Couple arrested with drugs in Olifantshoek

NORTHERN CAPE – The SAPS, local Traffic and other relevant role players followed up on information about drug trafficking in the Olifantshoek area.

On Thursday, 14 May 2020 at about 16:00, a Vehicle Check Point was staged and a blue Daihatsu Terios was stopped and searched. The police found a bag with 100 Mandrax tablets stashed under a seat. The adult male driver and his girlfriend were both arrested.

The estimated street value of the drugs is R20 000-00.

The suspects were charged for possession of drugs and should be appearing in the Olifantshoek Magistrates Court soon. The police investigation continues.