7 arrested after WC cops find drugs worth more than R180k

It’s understood the group was caught with a substantial amount of tik and heroin earlier this week.

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CAPE TOWN - Seven men are in police custody after being caught with drugs worth more than R180,000 in Hawston.

It’s understood the group was caught with a substantial amount of tik and heroin earlier this week.

They're expected to appear in court on charges of dealing and possession of drugs.

The police's Frederick van Wyk says: “An intelligence operation targeting the main generators of violent crime was executed in Hawston on 31 August. It was successful and arrests were made.”

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)