A 27-year-old woman has been arrested by the SAPS officers in St Patricks Road in Scottsville. The woman is suspected of drug dealing.
According to police spokesperson Cpt Nqobile Gwala, the suspect was arrested after she had been found dealing illegal substances at her residence.
“Police confiscated 300 heroin capsules, cocaine powder, and dagga with a combined street value of R16,200. Cash suspected to be the proceeds of [the] drug trade was also seized,” Gwala stated.
The suspect is expected to appear in the Pietermaritzburg Magistrates’ Court.