Two people arrested in WC for possession of crayfish tails worth over R450,000

Two people have been arrested for being in possession of a large number of crayfish tails in Moorreesburg.

In April 2021 the Moorreesburg SAPS Crime Prevention Unit arrested two suspects for being in possession of crayfish tails worth R450,9000. Picture: @SAPoliceService/Twitter

CAPE TOWN - Two people have been arrested for being in possession of a large number of crayfish tails in Moorreesburg.

Over the weekend, police pulled over a vehicle on the N7.

The police's Frederick van Wyk said that crayfish tails worth over R450,000 were found in the vehicle.

"They assessed occupants and the vehicle and they found 4,476 crayfish tails and 33 undersized crayfish tails in the vehicle worth an estimate R450,900."

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