A 28-year-old suspect from Bronville in Welkom was arrested for dealing in drugs, and will appear in the Welkom Magistrate’s Court soon. This after members of the Welkom Flying Squad received information about a driver who was transporting drugs.
According to a statement by SAPS, this information was followed up, and a white Uno was subsequently stopped on the R730 Road next to Willow Valley in Welkom.
The members searched the vehicle and found a black bag containing tablets suspected to be Mandrax. A total of 1497 tablets with a street value of R119 760 was found in the bag.