SUSPECT DUE TO APPEAR IN COURT FOR DEALING IN DRUGS
MPUMALANGA – Leandra: The Hawks Serious Organised Crime Investigation based in Secunda together with Crime Intelligence and K9 unit promptly responded to information about a suspect allegedly dealing in drugs around Leandra on Friday, 14 January 2022.
A disruptive search and seizure operation was executed on the premises and drugs ( Nyaupe) were found hidden under the bed of the suspect who was present during the search. A 60 years-old suspect was arrested and detained.
The drugs were confiscated for further investigation. The suspect will appear before the Evander District court on Monday,17 January 2022. Investigation continues.
Also read: No bail for suspect on drug charges
The Bulletin learned that the Hawks are now prioritising the drug industry in the area. The Bulletin will publish a number that will be provided by the Hawks in due course that the public can use anonymously to report any drug-related matters.