Four Suspects Arrested For Possession of Illicit Drugs

Four lawbreakers were arrested for being in possession of narcotics in Zonkizizwe during a crime prevention operation on 8 May.

Patrolling EMPD officers stopped and searched three suspicious looking men and a woman, aged between 40 and 53, in Zone three.

According to EMPD Spokesperson Kobeli Mokheseng, officers arrested the four after uncovering 29 half and full mandrax tablets, 17 Ziplock bags of crystal meth, six dagga pokes and two Ziploc bags of khat, valued at R5 000, and R520 cash.

The four face charges of possession and possible dealing in illicit substance and held at Zonkizizwe police station. They will appear in court soon.