SOUTH AFRICAN POLICE SERVICE-CORPORATE COMMUNICATION:
Friday 5 April 2019
DRUG BUST IN VRYGROND
On Thursday 4 April 2019 at approximately 22h25, members of Muizenberg Crime Prevention Unit (CPU), acted on information from the community pertaining to possible drug dealing at the corners of Jonathan and Harmony Road, Vrygrond.
A description of the suspect was provided to the SAPS members and on approaching the location, a suspect with a matching clothing description was apprehended.
The suspect, a 28 year old resident of Vrygrond, was searched and found to be in possession of 59 sticks of dagga and 38 half mandrax tablets.
He was subsequently arrested on charges of dealing in narcotics and detained at Muizenberg SAPS. He will be appearing in the Muizenberg magistrate's court this morning.
Colonel Vassie Naidoo, Station Commander of Muizenberg SAPS, thanked the members for their good work and commended the community for having trust in SAPS. He further stated that the only way any meaningful successes can be achieved, is if the community at large help and assist the police by providing information.
Anybody with information pertaining to drugs is asked to contact the Crime Intelligence Office at Muizenberg SAPS on 082 522 1213. All information is treated with the strictest confidence.
Issued by: Captain SW Knapp
Muizenberg Corporate Communications
Tel : 021 787 9020
Cell : 071 604 8348
Fax : 021 787 9035