Suspect arrested in Site 5 Informal Settlement

On Friday, 24 November 2017 at 01:30 information was relayed to members of Table View Police Station about a man that was selling drugs from his home in Site 5 informal settlement.

Officers followed up on the information and went to the home of a 41 year old male.

Permission was granted to the officers to search the house after they informed the owner of their reason for being there.

The officers found mandrax tablets, crystal meth, cannabis as well as large amounts of cash during the search.

The suspect was arrested and a case of dealing in drugs is being investigated.  The suspect will appear in the Cape Town Magistrate Court on Monday, 27 November 2017.

Acting Station Commander, Colonel Lindiwe Dyantyi, commended the members for the arrest.  The community is also thanked for providing the police with the information.

Attached are photographs of the confiscated drugs and cash