Woman arrested after being found in possession of tik worth R5m

Police made the drug discovery at the Cape Town International Airport last night.

A packet of crystal methamphetamine. Picture: SAPS/Facebook.

CAPE TOWN - Police have confiscated tik worth more than R5 million in a bust at Cape Town International Airport.

Police made the discovery last night. A woman was arrested.

The police's Frederick van Wyk says: "The 26-year-old woman from Wanderers, in Johannesburg, landed in Cape Town at about 9:40 on a flight from East London. After passengers had collected their luggage, police conducted random stop and search operations."