Suspected drug peddler arrested

Marijuana PIC: PHATSIMO KAPENG
Marijuana PIC: PHATSIMO KAPENG

A 22-year-old suspected drug dealer of Mokgobelele ward in Letlhakane is in police custody.

The young man who is facing two counts of trading with illicit substances, house breaking, and theft was arrested on Saturday morning at his family home.

Letlhakane Police Station commander, Superintendent Michael Maphephu said the suspect was initially wanted for house breaking and theft but when searching his house police retrieved 12 sachets of marijuana and a small sachet of cocaine.

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