ABALONE SEIZED

The Mercury - - METRO -

ABALONE with a street value of about R1 mil­lion was seized and a man, 45, ar­rested in Cape Town yes­ter­day.

Af­ter stop­ping an Opel Corsa that was found to have a hid­den com­part­ment in it, po­lice went to the home of the driver in Bur­gundy Es­tate, where 2 064 units of shucked abalone were found in bags, along with four weigh­ing scales, large steel cook­ing pots and gas stoves. Po­lice said the man would ap­pear in court to­day. | African News Agency (ANA)

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