KZN cops arrest man for drug possession

The man was in possession of various narcotics amounting to over R4,000.

FILE: The police were called out to a house of a suspected drug dealer in Shallcross Durban where they found 15 pieces of rock cocaine, four Mandrax tablets and 39 straws of heroine. Picture: Stock.XCHNG

DURBAN, KwaZulu-Natal - The KwaZulu-Natal Saps has arrested a man for possession of drugs amounting to over R4,000 in Durban.

The police were called out to a house of a suspected drug dealer in Shallcross Durban where they found 15 pieces of rock cocaine, four Mandrax tablets and 39 straws of heroine.

The 32-year-old male was charged with drug possession and is due to appear in Chatsworth Magistrates Court on Monday.

Saps captain Thulani Zwane says, "The suspect is due to appear on Monday in the Chatsworth Magistrates Court on drug possession charges."