Wanted drug dealer arrested in Roodepan

Kat and Tik that was confiscated in Roodepan. Photo: Supplied.

Crime prevention members from Roodepan arrested a 39-year-old man for dealing in drugs on Monday, 2 January.

It is alleged that the man is a wanted suspect for intimidation and malicious damage to property on a domestic violence case.

The police members allegedly found him at his residential place but got suspicious when they saw a step ladder on top of his bed.

♦  READ:  Shop owner and three others arrested for double murder

They took the ladder and searched the roof as the suspect is also known to be selling drugs.

Kat weighing 16.01g and Tik weighing 7.3g was allegedly discovered hidden on the grooves of the roof.

All drugs confiscated are estimated to the street value of R7 000.

The suspect is expected to appear in Galeshewe Magistrates’ Court on a charge of dealing in drugs soon.

Statement issued