1 arrested after cops seize abalone worth R1m in Burgundy Estate
Police swooped on the man’s home on Wednesday acting on a tip-off.
CAPE TOWN - A man has been arrested after police found abalone worth an estimated R1 million in his possession in Burgundy Estate.
Police swooped on the man’s home on Wednesday, acting on a tip-off.
Apart from perlemoen, they found equipment used process abalone.
The police’s Noloyiso Rwexana says: "The suspect, a 45-year-old man, was arrested. He will appear in the Parow magistrates court on Friday."
#sapsWC #Abalone worth R1million seized in Burgundy Estate. Man (45) arrested with 2064 units of abalone and will appear in Parow Magistrates Court on Friday. NP https://t.co/NZ01oCQBjE pic.twitter.com/o2CmIJ6G94— SA Police Service (@SAPoliceService) September 12, 2018
(Edited by Shimoney Regter)