Rehoboth cop caught with drugs

29 November 2018 | Crime

A 24-year-old constable stationed at the Rehoboth police station was arrested on Monday for allegedly being in possession of three cannabis cigarettes and one mandrax tablet with a combined value of N$150.

Hardap crime investigations coordinator Eric Clay said yesterday the officer was arrested at about 21:45.

“A member of the force was caught with the drugs after a body search was conducted on him when he reported for duty, after a tip-off was received,” Clay said.

The drugs were confiscated.

The suspect was set to appear at the Rehoboth Magistrate's Court yesterday, while investigations into the matter continue.

NAMPA

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