Officials uncover tik lab in PTA

Police have shut down a multimillion rand tik lab in Pretoria on Thursday.

Crystal Meth, also known as T.I.K. Picture:

PRETORIA - Crime Intelligence officers and the Hawks on Thursday uncovered a tik lab Wespark, Pretoria.

It is understood a Nigerian national was renting the property and was manufacturing the drug for at least a year.

Police spokesperson Vish Naidoo said they were trying to locate the tenant.

"We discovered various chemicals, including methamphetamine. If you look at all the equipment, we can confidently say the suspects were running a multimillion rand project."