Missing person search leads to drug bust

The haul of drugs police confiscated in the bust.

On Tuesday December 6, at about 3.30pm, Grassy Park police arrested a 46-year-old man after they received a tip-off, which had initially been in connection with a missing person.

Police were told that they might be able to find a missing person at a house in Parkers Walk, in Parkwood .

When officers arrived at the scene, they found a man packaging the drug unga.

When officers searched the hous they found more than 760 packets of unga, one unit of tik and mandrax tablets, with a street value of about R15 000.

The man was arrested and charged with drug possession and dealing.

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