KwaZulu-Natal: On 3 November 2016, an Overport drug dealer was captured after an Intelligence Driven operation with Ethekwini Inner South Task Team, Durban Organized Crime and Shongweni K9 pounced on the dealer in his flat in Comilla Court, West Road, Overport.
The dealer was found in possession of 1057 heroin capsules, 56 pieces of rock cocaine, 167 bags of cocaine powder, and 39 MTV Ecstacy tablets, 34 vials of Steroids, 106 cards of Kamagra tablets, R8030 cash and a CZ 75 pistol with 18 live rounds. The dealer was charged for being in possession of drugs, dealing in drugs, contravening of the Medicine Control Act 14(1) and for being in possession of a firearm and ammunition.
Ethekwini Inner South Cluster Commander, Major General Nunkumar commended all members who worked the joint operation on their excellent work to rid the drugs off the streets of Durban.
“We appreciate the dedicated work by members who worked for the intelligence driven operation and we will be working timelessly this Festive Season to get rid of drug trafficking and other crimes in the area,” he said.