Cape Town police officers have arrested a 37-year-old man for possession of large amount of abaone
According to the police spokesperson Captain FC van Wyk, the man was detained by the SAPS crime prevention unit officers in Table View.
During the patrol, the officers pulled up next to a vehicle and saw several boxes wrapped in plastic. The officers checked the boxes and found 13, 042 shucked dried abalone. The street value in being determined.
The suspect will make his appearance in the Cape Town Magistrates Court.