Tik bust on bus

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PO­LICE have ar­rested a 25-year-old wo­man from Le­sotho with tik val­ued at R250000 al­legedly hid­den in juice car­tons and bis­cuit boxes in her hand­bag.

SAPS spokesper­son, Cap­tain Lloyd Ramovha, said the wo­man was ar­rested when a City to City bus from Joburg to Ge­orge was stopped and searched near Sedge­field. “About 1kg of crys­tal metham­phetamine, com­monly known as tik was found con­cealed in juice and bis­cuits boxes in the sus­pect’s hand­bag,” said Ramovha.

In a sep­a­rate search and seizure op­er­a­tion on Mon­day, a 28-year-old Nige­rian na­tional was ar­rested at a taxi rank in Ge­orge. – ANA

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