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Man on bus to Cape Town caught with drugs worth over R5 million

A fifty one-12 months-antique man turned into arrested after he become located in possession of drugs well worth R5 million on a bus in Mossel Bay, within the Western Cape.


DRUGS WERE FOUND IN BOXES ON BUS

According to police spokesperson Captain Malcolm Pojie, the invention of the medicine changed into made on a bus en course to Cape Town on Friday.


Pojie stated they acquired information approximately a number of suspicious bins within the bus and discovered a massive quantity of mandrax drugs.


“The Inspector noticed a suspicious quantity of sealed boxes within the bags compartment of the bus and determined to do a right inspection whilst the bus stopped at Voorbaai, in Mossel Bay.


“He ensued with a search and located that the boxes had been concealing a consignment of what seemed to be Mandrax. He notified SAPS, which replied hastily and showed that the content of the packing containers is certainly Mandrax tablets,” he stated.


MANDRAX TABLETS WERE FOUND INSIDE THE BOXES

Pojie said a charge of bribery has additionally been delivered after the suspect provided money to the arresting officer.


“When the person changed into arrested, he presented a good sized amount of money to the arresting officer with a view to be released,” he stated.


THE MAN TRIED TO BRIBE THE POLICE OFFICER

The guy is anticipated to appear within the Mossel Bay Magistrate’s Court on Monday on charges of dealing capsules and bribery.


Western Cape Provincial Commissioner, Lieutenant General Thembisile Patekile, has praised the contributors worried for their diligence and vigilance that all over again ensured that the streets of the Western Cape are rid of medication that pose a risk to the protection of our susceptible communities.


He became thrilled to announce that the cooperation between long-distance bus agencies has stepped forward recently and the initiative to employ inspectors to check bags regularly is commendable.


Man on bus to Cape Town caught with drugs worth over R5 million (msn.com)

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