Photo supplied/ HAWKS Limpopo
By: Otto Ngobeni and Khomisani Chabalala
LIMPOPO- Hawks’ Serious Organised Crime Unit and Crime Intelligence members have on Friday, 21 July 2017 conducted an intelligence driven operation which led to the arrest of a 49 year-old suspect for dealing in drugs.
Hawks members received a tip off about a vehicle that was allegedly transporting drugs in Belabela area and it was spotted and stopped in the area.
The vehicle was searched and 4.6kg of CAT drugs with an estimated street value of R1.3M were found.
Limpopo Hawks Spokesperson Captain Matimba Maluleke thanked members of the community for tipping the Hawks about these dealings
“We are thankful to those members who are helping in fighting drugs related crimes within their communities.” Said Maluleke.
The suspects is expected to appear in the Belabela Magistrate Court on Monday, 24 July 2017.
Edited by Rhandzu Hlongwane