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Hawks bust 5 in Eldorado Park, 2 in Potch for drug dealing

The Hawks have been tracking the syndicate that manufactures and deals in drugs for two years.

The Hawks will take delivery of 80 of these. Picture: Barry Bateman/EWN
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JOHANNESBURG - The Hawks say they’ve busted a major drug syndicate in Eldorado Park, arresting five suspected members.

The Hawks have been tracking the syndicate that manufactures and deals in drugs in the south of Johannesburg for two years.

Their investigation culminated in the early morning raid on a house.

Two more suspects were also caught in Potchefstroom in the North West.

Spokesperson Robert Netshuinda says, “We have arrested seven people; five of them in Eldorado Park in Johannesburg and two in Potchefstroom. We have arrested them for drug dealing [after] investigating them for quite some time.”

(Edited by Masechaba Sefularo)

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