25 Jun 2017, Paarl: By participating in efforts to address the causes of crime, police members of the Boland K9 Unit conducted an operation at a drug outlet house in Thembani Square Mbekweni yesterday (Friday, 2017-06-23).
They searched the premises and found 24 parcels of dagga which were confiscated. A 33-year-old suspect was arrested for possession of the dagga.
The estimated street value of the dagga is R2000. The suspect is expected to appear in Paarl Magistrate's Court on Monday (2017-06-26) on the said charge. The abuse of illegal substances is one of the root causes of violent crime, and the members from K9 are lauded for their efforts to take drugs off our streets.