Police nab suspected tik dealers

Lansdowne police arrested two men, aged 22 and 29, for the possession of 700 units of tik, selling for R30 a packet.

Lansdowne police have arrested two suspected drug dealers and seized tik with a street value of more than R20 000.

Officers apprehended the two men, aged 22 and 29, after approaching a Toyota Tazz with no number plates, in Sedgehill Crescent, Ottery, on Monday September 13, at 9.15am, according to Lansdowne police spokesman Sergeant Nkululeko Mnyaka.

Police say they found a bag on the passenger containing 700 mini packets of tik, each with a street value of R30.