Police seized cocaine from a fishing vessel off the Saldahna coast on Monday
WESTERN CAPE - Police in the Western Cape have seized close to R600-million worth of cocaine.
Ten suspects were arrested during an operation at Saldanha Bay Port, which led to the discovery of a boat filled with drugs.
Suspects have been charged with dealing in drugs and are expected to appear in court soon.
The search was conducted by the organised crime narcotics unit detectives.
#sapsHQ National Commissioner of the South African Police Service, General Khehla Sitole has lauded the police in Western Cape for seizing cocaine valued at over R500 million from a fishing vessel on the Saldana coast on the evening of 1 March 2021. TM pic.twitter.com/aMABtF1mNh— SA Police Service 🇿🇦 (@SAPoliceService) March 2, 2021