Two bust with truckload of abalone worth R28m

Police have arrested two suspects in possession of a truckload of abalone with an estimated street value of R28 million.

JOHANNESBURG - Police have arrested two suspects in possession of a truckload of abalone with an estimated street value of R28 million.

The suspects were arrested on Monday evening.

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“Information of a truck transporting abalone to Gauteng on the N1 freeway was pursued and near Rooikoppies the truck was stopped and inspected by SAPS. Two male suspects, aged 37 and 31 were arrested and detained,” said Western Cape police spokesperson André Traut.

They will appear in court at Touws River.

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