Gugulethu duo arrested for being in possession of drugs worth R1m

The intelligence driven operation took place in NY-155.

Mandrax tablets with a street value of R750 000 and other drugs, two firearms with ammunition and bank cards were confiscated. in Gugulethu on 2 September 2021 Picture: SA Police Service/Twitter

CAPE TOWN - Two suspects are behind bars after police confiscated drugs worth more than R1 million during a raid at a house in Gugulethu.

The intelligence driven operation took place in NY 155.

Officers seized two forearms and ammunition, as well an assortment of drugs including mandrax tablets and tik.

The police's Novela Potelwa said: “Upon searching the premises, they found 28,000 mandrax tablets, cannabis, crystal meth and cocaine. The value of the drugs is estimated at over R1 million. The suspects aged 28 and 32 will appear in court soon.”

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