Suspect arrested in undercover police operation

A 42-year-old man has been bust in Durbanville for selling R30 000 worth of drugs to an undercover policeman.

Police officers held a sting operation in Tygerberg Valley Road, on Thursday August 3, where the man allegedly tried to sell 40g of cocaine. Police spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Andre Traut said officers had searched the suspect’s vehicle and found a further eight packets of cocaine, three packets of tik and one unit of rock.

“The value of the entire discovery is yet to be determined.”