Abalone bust on N2 highway
The 26-year-old suspect was arrested after a shootout with police.
CAPE TOWN - A Hermanus man has been arrested after he was caught with abalone worth an estimated R1.5 million.
The man was apprehended while driving in Somerset west on Thursday.
The police's Frederick Van Wyk says, "Police received information of a Isuzu delivery vehicle on the N2."
A shootout took place after which police arrested a 26-year old suspect.