Yesterday morning, an intelligence operation was conducted at Stork Place in Bayview where police conducted a search on a premises.

Upon searching the premises, police found 26 bags of pure cocaine powder, 56 mandrax tablets and 2800 pieces of crack cocaine. The estimated street value of the recovered drugs is R310 790-00. Police seized R17590-00 in cash, suspected to be the proceeds of drugs. A 20-year-old suspect was placed under arrest for possession and dealing in drugs. The suspect will appear before the Chatsworth Magistrates Court tomorrow.

Source: South African Police Service

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