Vehicle transporting dagga rolls near Kimberley


Northern Cape: On Wednesday, 02 November 2016, at approximately 15:00 the Kimberley SAPS Crime Intelligence Unit, Flying Squad and K9 Units pounced on three suspects with dagga. Police followed information with regards to a white vehicle loaded with bags of dagga travelling on the R357 route direction Kimberley.

All directions leading into Kimberley were patrolled and monitored. During patrols a white vehicle fitting the same description was found overturned after it rolled just 20 Kilometers outside Kimberley. Upon investigation at the scene where the vehicle overturned and rolled, police members recovered twenty four black refuse bags filled with dagga weighing 77.1kg with an estimated street value of R385 000.

Three suspects who were travelling in the vehicle were arrested and charged with possession of dagga.

The suspects are due to appear before the Kimberley Magistrate’s Court soon. #DrugsOffTheStreets