CT man arrested for tik possession expected in court

The suspect was arrested in Mitchells Plain with tik valued at over R100,000.

FILE: Police arrested a man in Mitchells Plain after they found 800 packets of tik valued at R128,000. Picture:stock.xchng

CAPE TOWN - A man is expected in court today where he'll face drug-related charges.

The suspect was arrested earlier this week in Mitchells Plain with tik valued at over R100,000.

The police's Frederick van Wyk says, "The suspect, a white Honda Ballade, and its driver were searched which led to the discovery of 800 packets of tik weighing one gram each with an estimated street value of R128,000."