Four arrested in weekend drug busts

A man (30) was arrested on Friday afternoon in Windhoek’s Babylon informal settlement after being found with cannabis worth N$13 750, said police spokesperson Kauna Shikwambi in the weekend crime report.

The man allegedly possessed 275 grams of cannabis and is expected to appear in court on Monday.

Police investigations are ongoing.

Later that night at Swakopmund, two Namibian male suspects, aged 23 and 25, were arrested during a police operation.

They were found in possession of mandrax tablets and cannabis with a combined value of N$13 290.

Another incident was reported at Mondesa, Swakopmund, on Friday when a suspect was found with cannabis valued at N$1 300.

In a separate incident at the same location on Friday, another man was arrested after police found him in possession of 925 grams of cannabis, valued at N$46 250 during police action.

Another man (26) was arrested during a police action after being found with mandrax tablets.

The value of the tablets has not yet been determined.

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