Two arrested for dealing in drugs in Bloemfontein


At about 3:00am on Sunday, September 06, 2015 in Brandwag near Mimosa mall, two males, 39 and 22-years of age, were arrested by Bloemfontein Flying Squared, for dealing in drugs.

After being found doing an exchange of the shrooms and suspected khat, the police got suspicious and decided to take with the 39-year-old suspect to his house in Bainsvlei, Oranje road where they conducted a search.

They were surprised to find that there is a drug manufacturing lab in the yard and dagga is planted in the back yard garden.

They recovered khat and tik, raw chemicals, the whole lab estimated to the value of R2 million. 660 different types of ammunition and black powder were also recovered.

The two suspects will appear in Bloemfontein Magistrate’s Court soon on charges of dealing in drugs. The 39-year-old suspect has additional charges of manufacturing of drugs and possession of ammunition.