Police swoop on Roodepoort drug lab

Police swoop on Roodepoort drug lab

A 44-year-old woman has been arrested in Roodepoort on Tuesday after police swooped on a drug lab at her home.  

Police crime scene

 Police spokesperson Robert Netshiunda says items to the value of R1.5 million were seized during the bust in Florida.


“During a raid, which included members of the Counter Narcotics Intelligence, West Rand K9 and the Provincial Investigation Unit, the team found narcotics manufacturing equipment.


“Dried magic mushrooms, capsules containing magic mushroom powder, crystal meth and cannabis oil to be valued over R1.5 million were also found at the suspect's premises.”


The woman is set to appear in the Roodepoort Magistrate's Court on Thursday.


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