Suspected gang member nabbed with medicine value R700Ok
A 47-year-old suspected gang member have been arrested after illicit medicine had been present in his home.
Anti-Gang Unit members in Port Elizabeth within the Japanese Cape arrested the suspected gang member and seized the illicit medicine which value an estimated worth of R700,000 on Wednesday.
In keeping with the police spokesperson, Col Priscilla Naidu, the big amount of medication was discovered throughout a house search in Bloemendal.
Police confiscated 1,545 Mandrax tablets, Mandrax powder weighing 290.5 grams, seven packets of cocaine weighing 715.5 grams and tik weighing 714 grams.
The suspect is presently in police custody and anticipated to seem in courtroom on a cost of dealing in medicine.
“The scourge of medication and gangsterism is threatening the security and safety of many communities, due to this fact focused policing actions and co-operation from the communities have to be performed in an effort to cripple and shut down the drug commerce”.
“We can’t and won’t stand again and permit our neighbourhoods to be managed by these drug traffickers,” mentioned provincial police commissioner Lt-Gen Liziwe Ntshinga.