Tik worth mil­lions seized

Weekend Argus (Saturday Edition) - - NEWS -

DRUGS with an es­ti­mated street value of R42.6 mil­lion have been seized at OR Tambo In­ter­na­tional Air­port, said the cus­toms team for the SA Rev­enue Ser­vice.

Two women ar­rived from Tan­za­nia yes­ter­day with six large black hold-alls, the rev­enue ser­vice said.

When the bags were searched they were found to con­tain nearly 150kg of tik, or crys­tal metham­phetamine, it added.

The women and the drugs had been handed over to the po­lice. – Sapa

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