Man nabbed with truckload of drugs near Laingsburg

A man has been arrested on the N1 highway near Laingsburg after he was caught with drugs worth nearly R1 million.

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CAPE TOWN - A man has been arrested on the N1 highway near Laingsburg after he was caught with drugs worth nearly a million rand.

He was nabbed on Sunday.

Western Cape Traffic Chief Kenny Africa says: “We stopped a truck and trailer just outside Laingsburg where we confiscated 229kg of dagga and khat and 3,820 plants with the street value of nearly R1 million. A 34-year-old male was arrested.”

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)