Cops arrest five in Bellville khat bust

Police patrolling in Bellville received information about drugs and found 834 parcels of khat. Photo: SAPS

Police have arrested five men in Bellville for possession of drugs, after seizing 834 parcels of khat and an undisclosed amount of money.

According to police spokeswoman Sergeant Noloyiso Rwexana, officers were patrolling the Bellville area at noon on Monday February 15 when they were tipped off about drugs being sold at Belinda Court in Voortrekker Road.

The five suspects are aged from 26 to 46.