Mother and children arrested for dealing in drugs

Police arrested a family of ten for drug dealing and possession in Manenberg on Friday morning.

A 49-year-old mother, along with her children and five other relatives, between the ages of 18 and 26, were arrested at the residence in Cathkin Close, Heideveld.

After conducting a search of the premises, police confiscated a 9mm firearm, 497 units of tik, four packets of uncut tik valued at R30 000, and R24 800 in cash.

The ten suspects were charged and was due to appear in court yesterday (Monday).

Police arrested a family of ten for drug dealing and possession in Manenberg on Friday morning.

A 49-year-old mother, along with her children and five other relatives, between the ages of 18 and 26, were arrested at the residence in Cathkin Close, Heideveld.

After conducting a search of the premises, police confiscated a 9mm firearm, 497 units of tik, four packets of uncut tik valued at R30 000, and R24 800 in cash.

The ten suspects were charged and was due to appear in court yesterday (Monday).