Man arrested for possession of 605 Mandrax tablets

Man arrested for possession of 605 Mandrax tablets

A case was opened after a man was arrested for Dealing in Mandrax tablets on 21 April at about 20h00 along the B1 road just outside Rehoboth.
The 37-year-old Namibian suspect was arrested for possession of 605 Mandrax tablets valued at N$72 600.
This successful apprehension resulted from intelligence-led information which was provided to the police after two men died as a result of a drug overdose in the Otjomuise area.
The suspect is reported to be a dealer who sold drugs to six men of which two died on 21 April.
The suspect is expected to appear in the Rehoboth Magistrate’s Court tomorrow.
Police investigations continue.