S.Africa: Mandrax worth R3.5m seized
- From: WWW.AfricanCrisis.Org
[Note. South Africa is becoming a major user, producer and through-road
for international drug trafficking. Jan]
Johannesburg - Police raided a Mandrax factory in Muldersdrift on Monday
and seized drugs worth about R3.5m, a senior policeman from the police
intelligence unit said.
Captain Ronnie Naidoo, a spokesperson for the national detective and
intelligence unit, said police confiscated about 40kg of Mandrax at the
factory on a farm in Muldersdrift.
National police commissioner Jackie Selebi was at the scene, he said.