Suspected Margate drug dealer in court

Suspected Margate drug dealer in court

A 28-year-old man who was arrested at the Margate taxi rank is expected to appear in court on Thursday for dealing with drugs.

Suspected Margate drug dealer in court

KwaZulu-Natal police spokesperson Nqobile Gwala says he was apprehended by the Margate Drug Task Team.

"The Margate Drug Task Team received information about a man that was allegedly supplying drugs at the Margate taxi rank.

"Police held observation at the taxi rank yesterday and spotted a man who was suspected to be the culprit.

“The suspect was intercepted and searched. Upon searching him, police found him in possession of 250 capsules of heroin and 20 mandrax tablets. The estimated street value of the recovered drugs is R6000."

She says he will be lining up in the Ramsgate Magistrate’s Court.


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